ScienceDaily, Featured Research reported Dr.Nakamura group's new anti-cancer drug

Date: October 22, 2014   Source: University of Chicago Medical Center   Summary: A new drug, OTS964, can eradicate aggressive human lung cancers transplanted into mice, scientists report. It inhibits the action of a protein that is overproduced by several tumor types but is rarely expressed in healthy adult tissues. Without it, cancer cells fail to complete the cell-division process and die.