The discovery and validation of new drug targets in cancer

Sara A. Courtneidge, Greg D. Plowman

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Advances in our understanding of the signal transduction pathways involved in cellular growth control have provided several new strategies for cancer therapy. Recent advances now make it possible to develop selective inhibitors targeting genomic instability, the growth, survival, and invasion of the tumor, and its nourishment through the growth of new blood vessels.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)632-636
Number of pages5
JournalCurrent Opinion in Biotechnology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioengineering
  • Biomedical Engineering


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