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Enzyme may drive breast cancer growth
Date:5/18/2011

s estradiol's stimulation of the enzyme and thus may shut down local production of estradiol in breast cancer cells.

"Breast cancer tumors with this enzyme are likely to be a much more aggressive and potentially deadly type of cancer," Gibori said. "Identifying this enzyme and how its expression is turned on gives medical researchers potential targets for disrupting the lethal production of estradiol in breast cancers."

The enzyme is a promising therapeutic target because blocking it may halt production only of the dangerous estradiol, which would reduce the side effects seen with other drugs that inhibit production of many estrogen-related compounds, Gibori said.


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Contact: Jeanne Galatzer-Levy
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University of Illinois at Chicago
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