Published in Genetics and Environmental Health Week, April 20th, 2005
The protein, known as CXCR4, is a chemokine receptor, which is over expressed in more than 65% of human cancers, including breast, ovarian, lung, colon, prostate, kidney, melanoma, brain, esophageal, pancreatic, and many forms of leukemia, and childhood cancers such as acute lymphocytic leukemia and neuroblastoma.
The patent issued is United States patent No. 6,863,887, "Therapeutic and Diagnostic Applications Based on the Role of the CXCR4 Gene in...
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