TGF-β signaling promotes metastasis by controlling the expression of downstream target genes. In this issue of Cancer Cell, Yuan and colleagues discover a novel TGF-β-induced lncRNA, lncRNA-ATB, which stimulates EMT through sequestering miR-200s and facilitates colonization by stabilizing IL-11 mRNA, thus promoting both early and late steps of cancer metastasis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - May 12 2014|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Cell Biology
- Cancer Research