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P53 'master switch' remains top target in gene signaling network controlling cancer

October 9, 2017

Despite silencing over 300 genes regulated by p53 across cancer types, a University of Colorado Cancer Center study finds no essential "second in command." Full Story

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

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