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Breast cancer could be prevented by targeting epigenetic proteins, study suggests

Tuesday, June 26, 2018  
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Breast cancer could be prevented by targeting epigenetic proteins, study suggest. 

 

Researchers at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto have discovered that epigenetic proteins promote the proliferation of mammary gland stem cells in response to the sex hormone progesterone. The study, which will be published June 19 in the Journal of Cell Biology, suggests that inhibiting these proteins with drugs could prevent the development of breast cancer in women at high risk of the disease. READ MORE.....


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