Circadian rhythms: The cancer connection

Michael Rosbash, Joseph S. Takahashi

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The Per2 gene is a core component of the circadian clock in mammals. It now seems that the mouse Per2 gene is also involved in suppressing tumours, through other genes that affect cell proliferation and death.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)373-374
Number of pages2
Issue number6914
StatePublished - Nov 28 2002

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