Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, September 11th, 1995
Until now, it had been thought that oncogenes were activated solely by mutations to the DNA which forms the genes. In a paper published in the August 29, 1995, issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the Gladstone researchers report that abberant modifications of mRNA caused large tumors in the livers of transgenic mice and rabbits. The study opens up the possibility that...
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