07:00 , Oct 18, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Cover Story

Taking the fat out of cancer

Researchers from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have shown that an antibody targeting endotrophin , a fat cell-derived extracellular protein, reduced growth of breast tumors in mice. 1 The team will next study...
07:00 , Oct 18, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Cancer

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Cancer Breast cancer Endotrophin Mouse studies suggest antagonizing endotrophin could help treat breast cancer. Endotrophin is a cleaved protein derived from collagen type VI a3 (COL6A3)....