Published in Women's Health Weekly, May 1st, 2006
"Raf-1 protein Ser-Thr kinase plays an important role in cell growth, proliferation, and cell survival. Previously, we and others have demonstrated that antisense raf oligonucleotide-mediated inhibition of Raf-1 expression leads to tumor growth arrest, radiosensitization and chemosensitization in vivo," wrote R.R. Mewani and colleagues, Georgetown University. "Raf-1 inhibition is also associated with apoptotic cell death. In this...
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