SIRT1 against breast cancer through downregulating Bcl-2 protein.

34 Background: SIRT1, a member of the class III histone deacetylase (HDAC) family, is the mammalian orthologue of yeast Sir2. It has been reported to play a key role in a variety of physiological processes such as genomic stability, metabolism, neurogenesis and cell survival due to its ability to deacetylate both histone and numerous non-histone substrates… CONTINUE READING