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Tumour cell

tumour cell

(Science: oncology) cell derived from a tumour in an animal. Refers to a tumour causing malignant cell and not an adventitious normal cell. Loosely, a transformed cell able to give rise to tumours.


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... cells from the toxic side-effects of chemotherapy. Exploiting Cancer Cell Cycling for Selective Protection of Normal Cells Mikhail V. Blagosklonny1, ... cells, Well the reverse is the case. Metastatic cells can grow into tumours which can in turn outgrow their blood supplies and then the cores ...

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by PeterDow
Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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... 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.
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My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... treatments cannot be relied upon to kill oxygenated, active cancer cells Solution in my approach - the phase 2 treatment kills those oxygenated ... drugs Drawback when used in isolation - chemo doesn't kill hypoxic tumour cores meaning that the cancer can come back later & they have ...

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by PeterDow
Sat Oct 26, 2013 2:33 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... with a moderating anti-bio-agent drug to target and kill hypoxic cancer tumour cores. Phase 2 would employ 2 drug types - firstly a mixture of drugs ... yet to be developed, would be required to halt selectively all normal cell division but not halt the characteristically aberrant cancer cell division ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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... as chemical (DDT, CCL4), radiation, ionizing etc. It mutate the DNA in cell. If only a single is mutated, it can be replicated as usual in mitosis. ... http://www.ask4biology.com/immunology/tumour-immunology/ Thanks for that. When I was studying mutation a couple ...

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by Ahsmeah
Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:10 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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