Gene within a gene: A small gene that is embedded in a larger, well-known gene is the true leukemia-promoting force usually attributed to the larger gene, according to a new study by researchers at The OSUCCC – James. Here’s the abstract;
Here’s a link to the article.
This study again confirms that there really isn’t a necessarily a “cancer gene”. Very often, the combined effect that one or more genes have on each other, epistasis, will cause genes to express themselves.
Viewing Pleasure: Here is an entertaining, informative (and short) video that walks us through the Clinical Trials Unit at the new James Hospital. We are led on this tour by Dr. Richard Goldberg.