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Snorri Thorgerisson, M.D., Ph.D., and Patricia Johnson in CCR's DNA Sequencing Core (Photo: R. Baer) RAS Takes Center Stage
Wreaking cellular havoc in approximately one-third of all cancers, oncogenic RAS signaling has been extensively studied in the 30 years since the gene first associated with rat sarcoma virus was identified in human tumors. But, devising anticancer drugs that target RAS proteins has remained frustratingly elusive.
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