Gene mutation drives cartilage tumor formation

Duke Medicine researchers have shown how gene mutations may cause common forms of cartilage tumors.In a study published in the Feb. 16, 2015, issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Duke researchers and their colleagues revealed that mutations in the isocitrate dehydrogenase gene contribute to the formation of benign tumors in cartilage that can be a precursor to malignancies. —> Read More Here


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