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Biochemist Uses Computer Models to Study Protein Involved With Cancer, aging and Chronic Disease

April 13, 2011

biology graphic A Kansas State University biochemist was one of the researchers on a collaborative project that took a combined computational and experimental approach to understanding how protein p21 functions as a versatile regulator of cell division. Full Story

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