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Researchers identify key players in cancer cells' survival kit - EurekAlert! (article link)

(Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) Dana-Farber Cancer Institute scientists have discovered new details of how cancer cells escape from tumor suppression mechanisms that normally prevent these damaged cells from multiplying. They also demonstrated a potential link between this cell proliferation control mechanism and the cognitive deficits caused by Down syndrome.