Elucidation of MLK3 Signaling in Hepatocellular Carcinoma
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Biomedical Laboratory R&D
January 2016 -
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most common gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies and a major cause of death worldwide, with limited therapeutic options. Chronic liver diseases are believed to contribute significantly towards the development and progression of HCC due to their role in inflammation and injury. These chronic liver diseases including hepatitis, fatty live diseases (alcoholic and nonalcoholic) are prevalent among our veteran...