The myc oncogene in avian and mammalian carcinogenesis.

The myc oncogene has been the subject of intense research of late because of its involvement in viral and non-viral carcinogenesis in the avian, murine, feline and human systems. From data obtained in each system it appears that myc, which has been highly conserved through evolution, has a key role in the control of cell proliferation. However, the precise… (More)