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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
12:30 PM, Wednesday, April 21, 2004
Room T-473 HSC


Speaker: Edith Wang
Topic: Do flies get cancer? Modeling Transformation and Metastasis in Drosophila

References:

  1. Pagliarini RA, Xu T. A genetic screen in Drosophila for metastatic behavior. Science. 2003 Nov 14; 302(5648): 1227-31.

  2. Brumby AM, Richardson HE. scribble mutants cooperate with oncogenic Ras or Notch to cause neoplastic overgrowth in Drosophila. EMBO J. 2003 Nov 3; 22(21): 5769-79.

Reviews:

  1. Hanahan D, Weinberg RA. The hallmarks of cancer. Cell. 2000 Jan 7; 100(1): 57-70.

  2. Steeg PS. Metastasis suppressors alter the signal transduction of cancer cells. Nat Rev Cancer. 2003 Jan; 3(1): 55-63.

  3. Humbert P, Russell S, Richardson H. Dlg, Scribble and Lgl in cell polarity, cell proliferation and cancer. Bioessays. 2003 Jun; 25(6): 542-53.


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