ETS1

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ETS1

A gene on chromosome 11q23.3 that encodes ETS1, a DNA-binding  transcription factor that regulates numerous genes and is involved in stem cell development, cell senescence and death, and tumourigenesis.
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ETS Protein Targets in Prostate Cancer--Understanding Gene Activity that Likely Causes Up to 60 Percent of Prostate Cancer Can Open Door to New Drug Development
Graves proposes to map the DNA regions that bind Ets proteins which will in turn help to define the downstream cancer-causing factors.