Telomerase: Anti-cancer target or just a fascinating enzyme?

Susan E. Hamilton, David R. Corey

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Abstract

Telomerase activity is upregulated in most types of malignant tumor. Highly selective small molecule inhibitors will be needed to understand the biological basis for this observation and to determine if telomerase is a viable target for chemotherapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)863-867
Number of pages5
JournalChemistry and Biology
Volume3
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Molecular Biology
  • Pharmacology
  • Drug Discovery
  • Clinical Biochemistry

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