Janet Youkhana

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Pancreatic cancer is a leading cause of cancer-related deaths in Western societies. This poor prognosis is due to chemotherapeutic drug resistance and metastatic spread. Evidence suggests that microtubule proteins namely, β-tubulins are dysregulated in tumor cells and are involved in regulating chemosensitivity. However, the role of β-tubulins in pancreatic(More)
Cyclic di-guanosine-monophosphate (c-di-GMP) has been recognized as a second messenger in bacteria controlling multiple cellular processes such as biofilm formation, motility, and virulence. Proteins containing GGDEF and EAL domains are engaged in the synthesis and degradation, respectively, of cyclic di-GMP. Some bacteria contain multiple proteins with(More)
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