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Unlike the human proximal tubule cells, the UROtsa cells needed no matrix other than the plastic growth surface on which to attach and proliferate.
The conventional wisdom is that if a female and all her progeny are given enough food and allowed to proliferate, a single fertilized roach can set up a colony of "close to a million offspring within a year," explains Koehler, who conducts much of his research at the ARS lab.