Tags » Oncogene

Vitamin B3 derivative protects from most aggressive form of liver cancer.

The most aggressive form of liver cancer is called hepato-cellular carcinoma and in 2012 745,000 deaths were attributed to the condition. This cancer has a high mortality rate with few treatment options. 374 more words

Health

Oncogenic Retroviruses

Retroviruses are a form of virus that undergo an RNA – DNA change in their life cycle, a process known as reverse transcription. This is performed by Reverse Transcriptase. 724 more words

Virology

TLR4 can act to suppress breast cancer when TP53 is a wild-type but act as an oncogene and higher expression of TLR4 is associated with better outcomes

University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center says that inhibiting the immune receptor protein TLR4 may not be a wise treatment strategy in all cancers, researchers have discovered, countering previously held beliefs, Countering previously held beliefs, researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that inhibiting the immune receptor protein TLR4 may not be a wise treatment strategy in all cancers. 352 more words

Cancer

NEOPLASIA

1. Modes of spread of tumor

2. Paraneoplastic syndrome

3. EBV

4. Difference between carcinoma and sarcoma

5. RB gene

6. HPV

7. Oncogenes

8. Metaplasia- definition, types… 21 more words

Pathology