The oncology section considers research that addresses the etiology and treatment of cancer in veterinary patients. Research describing cancer prevention, therapeutic strategies, molecular diagnostics, genetics and genomics, epidemiology and comparative oncology are encouraged. Comparative and translational studies are also considered.
Polymorphisms within the Telomerase Reverse Transcriptase gene (TERT) in four breeds of dogs selected for difference in lifespan and cancer susceptibility
Enzymatic activity of Telomerase Reverse Transcriptase (TERT) is important in maintaining the telomere length and has been implicated in cancer and aging related pathology. Since cancer susceptibility as well as ...
Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2014 10:20