Malignant tumors in flies

We model cancer in flies

...to understand the cellular changes that drive malignant growth and

…...to identify conserved mechanisms that might be relevant for human cancer therapy.

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Gonzalez, C. (2013). Drosophila melanogaster: a model and a tool to investigate malignancy and identify new therapeutics. Nature Reviews Cancer.doi: 10.1038/nrc3461.

(C) Gonzalez 2015