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Cancer

(Science: oncology) The first historical description of this condition was in relation to breast carcinoma.

1. this is now a general term for more than 100 diseases that are characterised by uncontrolled, abnormal growth of cells. Cancer cells can spread locally or through the bloodstream and lymphatic system to other parts of the body.

2. Malignant growth resulting from uncontrolled cell division


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Aneuploidy threshold

Hi! I have a question about chromosomal instability and aneuploidy which I was hoping someone could answer. I am interested in ranking ovarian cancer cell lines based on their chromosomal instability (i.e. high or low). To do this, I've obtained the average ploidy value for the cell lines of ...

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by kn83
Mon Mar 16, 2015 11:38 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Aneuploidy threshold
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by biomart
Wed Mar 04, 2015 9:58 am
 
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Topic: What's the Role of CCL18 in Breast Cancer?
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Cancer more than animals animals

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by 2444256703
Tue Mar 03, 2015 7:11 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cancer more than animals animals
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Re: Cancer Cells

Hi, as far as I know it is caused by the DNA sequence flanking. Hope my answer can help you. :D

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by Dianna
Thu Feb 05, 2015 9:08 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Cancer Cells
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Views: 445

Cancer Cells

HI :D I read about the molecular biology of cancer, and I have a mess on my head and a lot of questions.. . My primary question is- The damage of the cancer cells is in the dna sequence(deletions,insertions..etc in the DNA nocl) or in the gene ...

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by ofeci
Fri Jan 23, 2015 11:24 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Cancer Cells
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