ras proto-oncogenes

ras proto-oncogenes

Genes in humans and many other animals that influence cell differentiation. Mutations of ras genes may contribute to one third of all cases of cancer.
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Neurofibromin is a tumor suppressor that suppresses products of ras proto-oncogenes.
The RAS proto-oncogenes (ERAS, KRAS, and NRAS) encode HRAS, KRAS 4A, KRAS 4B, and NRAS, 4 distinct but closely related and highly homologous proteins.
Simple and sensitive detection of mutations in the ras proto-oncogenes using PNA-mediated PCR clamping.
Activating mutations in the ras proto-oncogenes are among the most commonly found alterations in cutaneous melanoma, the most fatal of skin cancers.
Prognostic importance of mutations in the ras proto-oncogenes in de novo acute myeloid leukemia.