Secreted mucin 5AC (MUC5AC) is the most abundantly overexpressed member of the mucin family during early pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia stage I (PanIN-I) of pancreatic cancer (PC).
To comprehend the contribution of Muc5ac in PC pathology, we genetically ablated it in an autochthonous murine model (KrasG12D; Pdx-1cre, KC), which mirrors the early stages of PC development. Read more . . .