Five members of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center faculty have been honored by their peers with election as Fellows to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). “Election as an AAAS Fellow is wonderful recognition of scientific excellence and leadership by the people who know best – colleagues, collaborators and competitors in the field,” said Thomas Buchholz...
PKM2 slips into nucleus to promote cancer; potential biomarker and drug approach discovered
MD Anderson News Release 11/26/12
Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have tracked down a cancer-promoting protein's pathway into the cell nucleus and discovered how, once there, it fires up a glucose metabolism pathway on which brain tumors thrive.