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Notch1 and osteoblasts play role in bone cancer initiation

(Medical Xpress)—A new mouse model of osteogenic sarcoma, a potentially deadly form of bone cancer, shows that high levels of Notch1, a gene that helps determine cell fate, can drive osteoblasts (cells that normally lead ...

Sep 08, 2014
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One mouse, one patient

Imagine a type of personalized treatment where mice serve as surrogates to treat human disease.

May 20, 2014
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