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Delving Into ‘Kinome,’ Howard Hughes Team Links Mutations to Colon Cancer

Research into all known tyrosine kinase enzymes has led a team of scientists at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to identify gene mutations found in roughly one out of every three patients with colon cancers. If verified, their work may spur drug companies to develop molecular diagnostic products and therapeutics to target these mutations.

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