All posts tagged james degregori

  • Disturbed.Ecosystem

    Natural selection and inflammation may hold key to age-associated cancer risk

    CU Cancer Center studies show how changes in the tissue ecosystem may allow cancer cells to out-compete their healthy rivals.

Molecularly targeted therapies hold promise for many pediatric cancers, but at what cost? Image: Flickr/Cliff1066
Cancer-Catching Net
Changing tissue landscape and not necessarily accumulated oncogenic mutations drives higher cancer rates in the elderly. Image: Mick Jagger, cc license.
James DeGregori, Team In Training
Chemotherapy pushes AML cancer cells toward a corner -- the protein WEE1 helps them brake to stay on track. Take away WEE1 and AML cells hit the wall. (Photo courtesy of Flickr user ShinyThings, cc license.)