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Melanoma troops massed

In many cancers, regulation of specific signalling molecules goes awry, affecting a host of other proteins and cellular processes. Proteomics is a useful systemic approach for identifying such extensive effects.

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Figure 1: The BRAF-mediated pathway in health and cancer.

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Huang, P., Marais, R. Melanoma troops massed. Nature 459, 336–337 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1038/459336a

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