Jan 23, 2019

Cancer has a biological clock and this drug may keep it from ticking

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A new drug shows potential to halt cancer cells’ growth by stunting the cells’ biological clock.

The findings from scientists at the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience and Nagoya University’s Institute of Transformative BioMolecules (ITbM) advance a burgeoning area of research: turning the body’s circadian rhythms against .

Their study, conducted on human kidney cancer and on acute myeloid leukemia in mice, was published Jan. 23 in the journal Science Advances.

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  1. Tony says:

    Great Article. Hopefully we get cancer cured soon!