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Compound Found in Shrub Targets “Undruggable” Cancer Protein

News   Apr 21, 2021 | Original story from Purdue University

 
Compound Found in Shrub Targets “Undruggable” Cancer Protein

Curcusone D, the first synthesized BRAT-1 inhibitor, originally comes from the root of Jatropha curcas, a shrub native to the Americas. Credit: Forest and Kim Starr

 
 
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