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Molecular map may hold key to new cancer treatments

By John Fox
Staff Writer

Monday, November 6, 2017

The first 3-D map has been produced of the scaffold of a molecule called SgK223, which is now known to play a critical role in the development and spread of aggressive breast, colon and pancreatic cancers. The Australian researchers who compiled the map are looking at ways of targeting parts of the molecular scaffold molecule that are critical for its function.

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