GENES LINKED TO CANCER?

Genetics as it applies to evolution, molecular biology, and medical aspects.

Moderators: Leonid, amiradm, BioTeam

Post Reply
User avatar
lauren<3
Garter
Garter
Posts: 26
Joined: Wed Dec 28, 2005 4:37 am

GENES LINKED TO CANCER?

Post by lauren<3 » Wed Jan 18, 2006 8:58 pm

Does anyone know of any genes linked to cancer besides p53, p21 and Braca-1 and Brca-2? I really need to know ASAP- project due tomorrow..thanks :D

lauren

User avatar
canalon
Inland Taipan
Inland Taipan
Posts: 3909
Joined: Thu Feb 03, 2005 2:46 pm
Location: Canada

Post by canalon » Wed Jan 18, 2006 9:38 pm

MSH2 linken to an heritable colon cancer. Don't ask me more about it, I just that because it's named after a bacterial protein (MSH2 stands for MutS Homolog 2) ;)
Patrick

Science has proof without any certainty. Creationists have certainty without
any proof. (Ashley Montague)

User avatar
Dr.Stein
King Cobra
King Cobra
Posts: 3501
Joined: Thu Jul 07, 2005 7:58 am
Location: 55284 Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Contact:

Post by Dr.Stein » Thu Jan 19, 2006 5:56 am

Read HERE

then, search under "oncogenes" ;)
Image

User avatar
lauren<3
Garter
Garter
Posts: 26
Joined: Wed Dec 28, 2005 4:37 am

Post by lauren<3 » Thu Jan 19, 2006 7:45 pm

thanks guys :D

stang
Garter
Garter
Posts: 2
Joined: Sun Nov 12, 2006 4:53 pm

Post by stang » Sun Nov 12, 2006 4:55 pm

omgsh, i had the same question. thanks a bunch all you guys! :D :mrgreen: yay xPP

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 4 guests