Étiquette : Cancer; Breast Cancer; Brain Tumor; Lung Cancer; Lymphoma; Colon Cancer; Skin Cancer; Prostate Cancer

Bioengineered tool unmasks cancer cells

Bioengineered tool unmasks cancer cells

Cancer cells can evade the body’s immune defenses by exploiting a normally helpful and ubiquitous group of molecules known as mucins. Now, Stanford researchers have engineered a biomolecule that removes mucins specifically from cancer cells — a discovery that could play a significant role in future therapies for cancer. Mucins […]