Aggressive lung cancers harboring KRAS mutations are sensitive to antifolates. Antifolates decrease KRAS gene expression. Large clinical trials needed to investigate antifolate effects in cancers with respect to driving mutations. SAN FRANCISCO — Patients with non-small cell lung cancer who have...
Sun, Nov 13 2011
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