CHARACTERIZATION AND TARGETING OF THE MULTIPLE DNA SECONDARY STRUCTURES IN THE KRAS PROXIMAL PROMOTER TO MODULATE GENE EXPRESSION
AuthorKaiser, Christine Elizabeth
AdvisorHurley, Laurence H.
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PublisherThe University of Arizona.
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AbstractKRAS is a well-validated drug target for anti-cancer therapy, yet no clinically useful drugs that directly inhibit its function currently exist. We aim to target KRAS at the transcriptional level, through DNA secondary structures.
Degree ProgramGraduate College