RPCI researchers discover novel mechanism of tumor cell invasion in melanoma

Niagara-Wheatfield Tribune, October 30, 2013

Researchers from Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, have identified a formerly unknown pathway of metastasis in melanoma. They found that cell invasion is controlled by certain proteins. These proteins require a special molecule, nucleotide guanosine triphosphate to function. Regulation of these interactions may offer a treatment for the disease.

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