New Strategies Generate Optimism for Targeting "Undruggable" KRAS

New Strategies Generate Optimism for Targeting “Undruggable” KRAS

Vassiliki Papadimitrakopoulou, MD After 30 years of frustration, investigators are starting to make headway in their quest to develop therapies that counteract oncogenic mutations in the KRAS gene, a high-priority target in precision medicine that has long been deemed “undruggable.” 1-3 The discovery of binding pockets on a mutant […] Click here to view original[…]

Chinese AI assists with accurate cancer detection

GUANGZHOU, Oct. 10 (Xinhua) — Chinese researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) medical tool that can help doctors improve diagnostic accuracy in detecting upper gastrointestinal cancers through analysis of imaging data from clinical examinations, according to an article recently published in the international journal Lancet Oncology. Upper gastrointestinal […] Click here to view original[…]