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Tumor --> tumour

1. (Science: oncology) An abnormal mass of tissue that results from excessive cell division that is uncontrolled and progressive, also called a neoplasm. Tumours perform no useful body function. They may be either benign (not cancerous) or malignant.


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Re: How did endosymbionts coordinate replication?

Regarding the regulation of replication of mitochondria, this paper discusses an influence of tumor necrosis factor alpha on mitochondrial replication while exploring the effect of adenosine on that regulatory system. http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0098459 ...

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by jonmoulton
Wed Jun 11, 2014 2:08 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How did endosymbionts coordinate replication?
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Stem Cells

... for the healthy ones. Pluripotency in certain stem cells could also make it difficult to obtain a specific cell type. Tumors Some stem cells form tumors when implanted in body, pluripotency is linked to tumor formation especially in embryonic stem cells, fetal proper stem cells, induced pluripotent ...

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:53 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Stem Cells
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Views: 4547

Statistics help

hi, Can anyone help me by explaing what stats were used in this paper: “Matrix Crosslinking Forces Tumor Progression by Enhancing Integrin Signaling”; levental et al 2009 and what they showed? I can' get my head around it Thanks!

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by Britjade91
Thu Oct 31, 2013 11:34 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Statistics help
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Views: 886

Re:

... sometimes (adding bio-agent) and brake the infection at other times (adding anti-bio-agent drug). And the bacteria is supposed to kill the tumor cells? Some of them, the ones which are in hypoxic tumour cores, sure it can kill those ones and that's not my idea alone but has already been ...

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by PeterDow
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 10823

My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... So you infect patient with bacteria and at the same time give him or her treatment against that bacteria? And the bacteria is supposed to kill the tumor cells? BTW all tumours develop blood vessels, because they are dependant on oxygen and nutrient delivery for their huge growth. How do you imagine ...

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by JackBean
Mon Oct 28, 2013 10:43 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 10823
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