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Second step to retinal tumours

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The mutations that cause retinoblastoma are well known, but how they enable the cancer to evade controls on cell division was unclear. Secondary mutations affecting a growth-regulatory pathway have now been identified.

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  1. Molecular Medicine and Vision Research Programs, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, K1H 8L6, Ontario, Canada

    • Valerie A. Wallace
  2. Departments of Ophthalmology and of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ottawa

    • Valerie A. Wallace

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