Protein limits bladder cancer spread
The natural protein called p21 plays a key role in limiting the recurrence of tumors in bladder cancer patients.
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Richard J. Cote
University of Southern California
Kenneth Norris Jr. Comprehensive Cancer Center
1441 Eastlake Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Curtis C. Harris
National Cancer Institute
Laboratory of Human Carcinogensis
Building 37, Room 2C05
Bethesda, MD 20892
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