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Cancer bodies

discrete, acidophilic or amphophilic, hyaline body's of various shapes and sizes, occurring in the cytoplasm of some of the neoplastic cells and also extracellularly in the stroma of various carcinomas and sarcomas; formerly regarded by some observers as parasitic causal agents, but now thought to be products of cell necrosis (apoptosis).

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Re: mammary gland of male in mammals

... the nipple; the alveoli produce colostrum which contain necessary anti bodies for the maturing infant. So, when you hear the expression, the size ... feeder of all his children. There is an increased risk of developing cancer in men because of the testosterone suppression. Men are the backup ...

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by Annij
Sun Nov 03, 2013 4:47 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mammary gland of male in mammals
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Dioxin and Heated Bottled Water

... On the Ellen show, Sheryl Crow said that this is what caused her breast cancer. It has been identified as the most common cause of the high levels ... especially breast cancer. Dioxins are highly poisonous to cells in our bodies. Don’t freeze plastic bottles with water in them as this releases ...

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by Ahsmeah
Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:21 pm
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Topic: Dioxin and Heated Bottled Water
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Re: mutations and dependencies

... On top of that, natural selection is also occurring within our bodies. Within the seminiferous tubules, severely defective cells may simply ... of being carried all the way to fertilization. This does imply that cancererous cells would have better chances of passing on their DNA, but ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Feb 23, 2013 3:50 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mutations and dependencies
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Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

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by PAWahid
Wed May 02, 2012 4:54 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
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Re: What are the potential benefits of epigenetics research?

... are researching it include: - loss of the modifications often leads to cancer (for example, failure to maintain suppression of an oncogene). - control ... a heavily researched field) is focused around epigenetics, and the bodies of knowledge gained from these two fields are each "feeding" ...

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by AstraSequi
Wed Mar 28, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What are the potential benefits of epigenetics research?
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