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Cancer cell

Cancer cell

a cell that divides and reproduces abnormally with uncontrolled growth. This cell can break away and travel to other parts of the body and set up another site, referred to as metastasis.


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Aneuploidy threshold

... 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 ...

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by kn83
Mon Mar 16, 2015 11:38 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Aneuploidy threshold
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Stem Cells and Cell division?

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by RZachary1
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by alieen
Sat Dec 20, 2014 5:10 am
 
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Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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a research proposal

... have to be about micro. I went through a couple of papers on cell biology and immunology to come up with future prospects of research ... could put me in the right direction as to which field to choose (except cancer biology). Thank you.

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by APmicro
Thu Feb 20, 2014 5:13 am
 
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Topic: a research proposal
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Cell regulation/death

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by Mutt
Thu Nov 28, 2013 4:38 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell regulation/death
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