Edited by: Eugene Russo
|Photo: Robert Neroni||Photo: Michael Price|
|PERFECT FHIT: Kay Huebner and Carlo Croce of the Kimmel Cancer Center discovered a correlation between the deletion of the FHIT gene and the onset of lung cancer.|
Mortality rates for lung cancer victims have not improved significantly in the last 20 years. Recently, scientists have looked to the molecular pathogenesis of the disease in an attempt to improve diagnosis and treatment. The most popular subjects of investigation have been the tumor...