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Synonyms for oncogene

a gene that disposes normal cells to change into cancerous tumor cells

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The RRM procedure for bioactive peptide design is also presented using the example of oncogene proteins.
the ability to promote uncontrolled cell proliferation, in case of the oncogene proteins, and normal cell growth for proto-oncogenes [10].
Following a brief post-doctoral study of the src oncogene protein at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, Dr.
A sampling of topics: molecular determinants of neuroplasticity in affective disorders; small- molecule inhibitors and small peptides of Bcl-2 family proteins; aurora kinases as therapeutic targets of antioncogenic drugs; and proteomics, bioinformatics and advanced biotechnology for oncogene protein research.
The amplification of the HER2-region of chromosome 17 results in the constitutive overexpression of the HER2 oncogene protein and fuels uncontroled tumor growth in approximately 15 to 30% of breast tumors.