skip to Main Content
Pancreatic cancer researcher Ron Evans (left) and his research team: Mara Sherman, Ruth Yu, Ann Atkins, Tiffany Tseng, Michael Downes

Pancreatic Tumors Rely on Signals from Surrounding Cells

Now, Salk scientists have pinned down how signals from this microenvironment encourage pancreatic tumors to grow by altering their metabolism. Blocking the pathways involved, they reported in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences the week of January 16, 2017, can slow the growth of a pancreatic cancer. “Pancreatic cancer is a deadly disease and…

Back To Top