Author Interviews, Cancer Research, COVID -19 Coronavirus / 17.11.2022
New Drug Might Suppress Both COVID-19 and Cancer Growth
MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Amy S. Lee, Ph.D. MedicalResearch.com: What should readers take away from your report? Response: When SARS-CoV-2 infects the host cell, it creates stress leading to higher production of GRP78. Blocking GRP78 reduces the ability of the virus to multiple and infect other cells. (more…)Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine USC/Norris Cancer Center Los Angeles, CA 90033 MedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study? Response: Trying to find stable host cell targets to combat SARS-CoV-2 instead of chasing after the ever-mutating virus.