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China Medical University-Led Biomarker Study: KRT17 Spurs Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Chinese investigators studied Keratin 17 (KRT17), a 48KDa type I intermediate filament, which is mainly expressed in epithelial basal cells. KRT17 has been shown to be overexpressed in many malignant tumors and play an important role in the occurrence and development...

Univ. of Colorado Cancer Trial of Cancer Drug Extends Life

University of Colorado Cancer Center researchers conducted a study that reveals between 2009 and 2017 about 50 percent of those patients participating having tested positive for the gene ALK lived past 6.8 years, extending past life expectancy data. Investigator Jose...