Apc Protein

Some articles on apc, protein:

Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
... Adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) also known as deleted in polyposis 2.5 (DP2.5) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the APC gene ... Mutations in the APC gene may result in colorectal cancer ... APC is classified as a tumor suppressor gene ...
Adenomatous Polyposis Coli - Role in Cancer
... The most common mutation in colon cancer is inactivation of APC ... When APC does not have an inactivating mutation, beta catenin does ... A mutation on APC or β-catenin must be followed by other mutations to become cancerous however, in carriers of an APC inactivating mutations, the risk of colorectal cancer by age 40 ...

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