The lethal giant larvae tumour suppressor mutation requires dMyc oncoprotein to promote clonal malignancy
Francesca Froldi, Marcello Ziosi, Flavio Garoia, Andrea Pession, Nicola A Grzeschik, Paola Bellosta, Dennis Strand, Helena E Richardson, Annalisa Pession, Daniela Grifoni
BMC Biology | BMC | Published : 2010
Awarded by Italian AIRC
We thank Chris Q Doe, Bruce A Hay, Masayuki Miura, Yasuo Kitagawa and the DSHB for reagents; Luis Alberto Baena-Lopez, the Bloomington Stock Center and the VDRC for fly strains, Giuseppe Gargiulo and Valeria Cavaliere for sharing their laboratory. This work was supported by a grant from the Italian AIRC (RG 6238) to AP and from the Australian NHMRC to HER and NAG. FF is a Fellow of the PhD Program in "Cell Biology and Physiology", Alma Mater Studiorum; MZ is supported by the "Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio in Bologna"; HER is supported by a NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship and DG is supported by a Senior Research Fellowship from Alma Mater Studiorum.