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novel pancreatic cancer treatment

Targeting KRAS in pancreatic cancer The Kirsten rat adenosarcoma (KRAS) gene codes for a member of the RAS small GTP binding protein family.  RAS small G proteins are activated when they interact with growth factor bound receptors.  They are inactivated when they interact with G=protein associated proteins (GAP).  GAPs activate hydrolysis of  GTP to GDP. … Continue reading novel pancreatic cancer treatment

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Ganaderma lucidium and gut microbiome

This is a continuation of a previous post comparing the cholesterol lowering abilities of a statin and a Ganaderma lucidium extract.   Effect of experimental diets on intestinal phyla and the Lactobacillus genus This is figure 6 in the Meneses 2016 publication.   Liberty was taken to add phylogenic classification of five members of the human… Continue reading Ganaderma lucidium and gut microbiome