Edited by: Thomas W. Durso and Karen Young Kreeger
J. Jen, J.W. Harper, S.H. Bigner, D.D. Bigner, N. Papadopoulos, S. Markowitz, J.K.V. Willson, K.W. Kinzler, B. Vogelstein, "Deletion of p16 and p15 genes in brain tumors," Cancer Research, 54:6353-8, 1994. (Cited in more than 100 publications through August 1996) Comments by Jin Jen, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
MISSING GENES: Jin Jen and coworkers at Johns Hopkins found that a pair of genes are lacking in certain brain tumors, called glioblastomas.
And so it went when scientists discovered that a gene called p16 was found to be lacking in many human tumors (A. Kamb et al., Science, 264:436-40, 1994), according to Jin Jen, an assistant professor in the head and neck...