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Suppressor cells

(noun) Plural form of suppressor cell.

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BRCA1 Gene - Breast cancer and non-breast cells

... that it is causative (?) for breast cancer. However, it is a tumor suppressor of sorts and is present in all the cells. Then what happens when it comes to other cells? Why does a defect in this particular ...

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by dharavsolanki
Tue Jan 18, 2011 10:48 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: BRCA1 Gene - Breast cancer and non-breast cells
Replies: 0
Views: 982

Re: HEK293 cells fractionation

hi hello everyone i am new . i want to say about HEK293 cells fractionation. The cell polarity regulator, human Scribble (hScrib), is a potential tumour suppressor whose loss is a frequent event in late-stage cancer development. hese results provide ...

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by harrygail87
Wed Dec 22, 2010 11:55 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: HEK293 cells fractionation
Replies: 1
Views: 2413

What are methods to promote or suppress gene expression?

... that would only work on a single cell (like micro injections) or gamete cells aren't what I'm interested in. Basically the following examples assume ... gene promoter in a cell. 3) Introduce RNA that deactivates the RNA of a suppressor for that gene or is translated into a protein that deactivates ...

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by 1101
Wed Jul 28, 2010 10:20 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: What are methods to promote or suppress gene expression?
Replies: 2
Views: 6095

p53 mutation help?

... ii) Because you are studying a heritable cancer, it means that ALL the cells in the body inherit one bad mutation (the truncated gene). That's how ... mutations in the same cell line to inactivate both copies of the tumor suppressor (in this case p53). In a heritable cancer you already have one ...

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by MrMistery
Sun Apr 11, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: p53 mutation help?
Replies: 10
Views: 5380

Passing on mutations?

... loss of imprinting, oncogene overexpression or silencing of tumor suppressor genes" from an article (not on germ cells, but I imply) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18487951?ordinalpos=1&itool=PPMCLayout.PPMCAppController.PPMCArticlePage.PPMCPubmedRA&linkpos=3 ...

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by kolean
Wed Nov 18, 2009 11:58 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Passing on mutations?
Replies: 8
Views: 5195
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