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Novel therapy in Breast cancer paper published in E-life

In a landmark paper, https://elifesciences.org/articles/26857, Dr. Raj and colleagues have identified a molecule that can help treat breast cancer giving hope to patients who have become resistant to traditional therapies. Raj laboratory members who significantly contributed to the study include Dr. Shihong Ma, senior research associate; Dr. Rui Li, senior research associate; Dr. Xihui Liu, Instructor in Urology;  Dr. Wan-Ru Lee, research scientist; Dr. Vijay Gonugunta, research scientist; and Dr. Douglas Strand, Assistant Professor in Urology.  This work received significant coverage in the press.

Press release: http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/newsroom/news-releases/year-2017/aug/breast-cancer-raj.html

TV clips: http://dfw.cbslocal.com/2017/08/15/utsw-researchers-breast-cancer/

Mark 4:50:

  https://us.vocuspr.com/ViewNewsOnDemand.aspx?Email=Cathy.frisinger%40utsouthwestern.edu&Date=8%2f16%2f2017+7%3a16%3a21+AM&ArticleID=1162759_25129_249331200

mark 6:15:40: https://us.vocuspr.com/ViewNewsOnDemand.aspx?Email=Cathy.frisinger%40utsouthwestern.edu&Date=8%2f17%2f2017+7%3a19%3a08+AM&ArticleID=1162759_25129_249345786

The segment was replayed in multiple stations including KRIV, WFFT, KTVK, WFFF, KWU, WEW, WGGB, WPMT, KXRM, and WAGA (Good Morning, Atlanta).

Press coverage:

https://www.mammarycellnews.com/issue/volume-9-31-aug-10/

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/new-potential-breast-cancer-drug-identified-117081800333_1.html

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/new-potential-breast-cancer-drug-identified/articleshow/60115351.cms