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Mechanisms Underlying Induction of Apoptosis During Tyrosine and Phenylalanine Deficiency (2001)

Title:

Mechanisms Underlying Induction of Apoptosis During Tyrosine and Phenylalanine Deficiency

Key words:

amino acid deficiency, tyrosine, phenylalanine

Research Institution:

Washington State University

Location:

Washington

Researcher:

Gary G Meadows

Project Description:

Dr. Meadows studied the mechanisms by which restriction of two dietary amino acids blocked the growth of melanoma cells, affected other cellular functions, and eventually led to death of the melanoma cells.

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