Pharmacology’s Montano discusses the potential of super gene, HEXIM1

Researchers say gene makes ordinary hearts beat like an athlete’s

The Columbus Dispatch: Monica Montano, associate professor of pharmacology, discussed her team’s discovery of super gene, HEXIM1. “Our promising discovery reveals the potential for HEXIM1 to kill two birds with one stone—potentially circumventing heart disease as well as cancer, the country’s leading cause of death,” Montano said.