Published in Women's Health Weekly, February 23rd, 2006
"Clusterin is a stress-associated cytoprotective chaperone up-regulated by various apoptotic triggers in many cancers and confers treatment resistance when overexpressed. The objectives of this study were to evaluate clusterin expression levels in human breast cancer and to determine whether antisense oligonucleotides or double-stranded small interfering RNAs (siRNA) targeting the clusterin gene enhance apoptosis induced by paclitaxel," wrote A. So and colleagues, University of British Columbia.
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