Category Archives: profilin 1

Researchers identify protein crucial for breast cancer metastasis ‘scaffolding’.


A new study from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the University of Pittsburgh details how cells with low levels of the profilin 1 protein in breast tumours increase their capacity to metastasise and invade other tissues.  In recent years the medical community have been greatly interested in the development of new treatments to combat the spread of cancer, which

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