[Akt enzyme: new therapeutic target in cancer and diabetes?].

@article{Cseh2009AktEN,
  title={[Akt enzyme: new therapeutic target in cancer and diabetes?].},
  author={{\'A}ron Cseh and Be{\'a}ta Szebeni and Bal{\'a}zs Szalay and Barna V{\'a}s{\'a}rhelyi},
  journal={Orvosi hetilap},
  year={2009},
  volume={150 8},
  pages={373-8}
}
Alteration of apoptotic processes plays a central role in the development and progression of several chronic disorders. Proteins responsible for the regulation of apoptosis are therapeutic targets; these include the Akt enzyme. Akt enzyme is expressed in most cell types. Akt activation is regulated by growth factors, insulin, and also environmental factors as altered oxygen tension and high temperature. Akt is a central regulator of cellular metabolism and survival. Akt function is reportedly… CONTINUE READING
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