This Week in Cancer Cell | GenomeWeb

This Week in Cancer Cell


In Cancer Cell this week, researchers in Australia and the US report that PTEN loss and tumorigenesis can result when tumor suppressor GRHL3 is targeted by an miR-21-dependent proto-oncogenic network. That targeting underpins squamous cell carcinoma in humans, the team says. Deletion of GRHL3 in adult epidermis leads to a loss of expression in PTEN and, in turn, the development of aggressive squamous cell carcinoma.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

A startup wants to match customers to wine based on their DNA and one critic calls the idea 'silly,' Stat News reports.

Researchers trace the origins of brown rats using genetic analysis to China, the New York Times reports.

In Science this week: gene flow between ancient chimpanzees and bonobos, and more.

In Nature this week: genetic history of HIV in the US, and more.