Newly Found Molecule Disrupts Cancer Cells


November 10, 2009

United Press International

A study published in Molecular Cell by Donna George, PhD, associate professor of Genetics, and Julie Leu, PhD, assistant professor of Genetics, identified a small molecule that inhibits the heat shock protein HSP70 and showed that the inhibitor, called PES, could stop tumor formation and significantly extend survival of mice. Their work is mentioned in the Distillery section of Science-Business eXchange and in a UPI news service brief... Read More

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