Prostate cancer ‘can be made to kill itself’ by newly-found protein

Scientists have made a breakthrough in the battle against prostate cancer.They have pinpointed a protein that stops cancerous cells from growing and even drives them to kill themselves.
Now researchers have shown that FUS, which occurs naturally in cells, can stem the growth of prostate tumour cells in a dish – and trigger a series of reactions that leads to their death. Read more…


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: