TITLE

Cancer and Alzheimer's disease: common starters, different roads

AUTHOR(S)
Israël, Maurice
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Cancer Therapy;2011, Vol. 8, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The goal was to show that in addition to genetic factors, some common alterations of biochemical pathways are starters for both cancer and Alzheimer's disease. However, the pathways involved take different directions while the pathology develops. Understanding such mechanisms that lead to the observed lesions, may provide new possibilities for preventing or treating these plagues.
ACCESSION #
89446377

 

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