Prostate and Small Cell Cancers of the Lung Share Genetic Drivers, Study Finds

Prostate and Small Cell Cancers of the Lung Share Genetic Drivers, Study Finds
Small cell cancers — cancers with very poor prognosis that often develop from less-aggressive tumors as a means to evade treatment — may be driven by common mechanisms regardless of the organ they’re in. That finding comes from a study examining small cell cancers of the prostate and lung. The results show  these cancers all share

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Inês Martins holds a BSc in Cell and Molecular Biology from Universidade Nova de Lisboa and is currently finishing her PhD in Biomedical Sciences at Universidade de Lisboa. Her work has been focused on blood vessels and their role in both hematopoiesis and cancer development.

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