07:00 , May 17, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Cancer

This week in therapeutics Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Cancer Pancreatic cancer Glutamine-fructose-6-phosphate transaminase 1 (GFPT1); K-Ras; MEK; ribose 5-phosphate isomerase A (RPIA) In vitro studies identified targets involved in pancreatic...
07:00 , May 17, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

K-Ras in cancer metabolism

Researchers from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have identified two glucose metabolism pathways that are activated by the K-Ras oncogene in pancreatic tumors. 1 Based on the findings, it may be possible to target proteins in...