3-D 'scaffold' map to help the search for new cancer treatments -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

3-D 'scaffold' map to help the search for new cancer treatments

11/17/2017

Image: 3-D Structure of Molecular Scaffold SgK223; Copyright: Onisha Patel and the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute

Scientists have solved the 3-D structure of molecular scaffold SgK223. Armed with the map, the research team is looking at ways of targeting parts of the scaffold molecule critical for its function. They hope the research will lead to novel strategies to target cancer.