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Double trouble for tumours

When some cancer cells delete a tumour-suppressor gene, they also delete nearby genes. It emerges that one of these latter genes has a key metabolic role, revealing a therapeutic opportunity that might be relevant for many tumours. See Letter p.119

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Figure 1: Pancreatic cancer cells have a metabolic vulnerability.


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Biffi, G., Tuveson, D. Double trouble for tumours. Nature 542, 34–35 (2017).

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