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An extra protein gives naked mole rats more power to stop cancer

A protein newly found in the may help explain its unique ability to ward off .

Naked Mole Rats
Naked mole rats are subterranean rodents that appear to be impervious to cancer.
Credit: Photo by Brandon Vick/.


The research team also included Adeline Augereau and of Brigham and Women’s Hospital at , Zhengdong Zhang and Jan Vijg of , and Jorge Azpurua and Zonghe Ke of the University of Rochester.

University of Rochester