Advertisement
Perspective

Perspective Perspectives are commissioned from an expert and discuss the clinical practice or public health implications of a published study. The original publication must be freely available online.

See all article types »

A New Tumor Suppressor That Regulates Tissue Architecture

  • Senthil K. Muthuswamy mail

    muthuswa@cshl.edu

    Affiliations: Ontario Cancer Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, United States of America

    X
  • Published: May 05, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000073

Reader Comments (1)

Post a new comment on this article

Mistake in last paragraph

Posted by ktvdepoe1 on 06 May 2009 at 14:24 GMT

In the last paragraph, the author states that CDH5 is mapped to chromosome 1q, and that loss of chromosome 1q is frequent in human cancers. However, both CDH5 and DEAR1 are located on the short arm of chromosome 1 (1p) and it is this region which is frequently deleted in human cancers.

No competing interests declared.