Cancer: Bad neighbours cause bad blood

Nature. 2016 Nov 10;539(7628):173-175. doi: 10.1038/nature19479. Epub 2016 Oct 26.


Expression of a blood-cancer-associated genetic mutation only in the non-blood cells of the bone marrow is sufficient to cause blood cancer in mice. This finding might point to new approaches to treating an often-fatal disease. See Letter p.XXX

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Apoptosis*
  • Humans
  • Neoplasms*
  • Phosphorylation