exist in two forms: epithelial cancer cells
and mesenchymal cancer cells
Several protein survival factors were detected within the microenvironment of the ovarian cancer grafts that could prevent autophagy-induced death of ovarian cancer cells
in the laboratory.
Stress, diet and fatigue can wake up the cancer cells
, sometimes causing the cells to grow back, many times stronger and faster than ever.
Effects of L TX-diol and iso-LTX-diol on MCF-7 breast cancer cell
have multiple abnormalities, including DNA damage, but they are able to survive and proliferate because key checkpoints and apoptotic pathways are disabled as the cancer develops.
Like a colony of bacteria or species of animals, cancer cells
within a tumour must evolve to survive.
5alpha-reductase isozymes and aromatase are differentially expressed and active in the androgen-independent human prostate cancer cell
lines DU145 and PC3.
induce cancer cells
to commit suicide) and determine susceptibility or resistance to the treatment.
By far the most popular theory is that linoleic acid increases the production of eicosanoids like prostaglandins, which may encourage cancer cells
The antiproliferative effects were reversed by the addition of palmitate, the precursor for the majority of nonessential fatty acids, which cancer cells
use primarily for energy and growth.
In a stably transfected ER-mediated luciferase reporter gene assay in the human T47D breast cancer cell
line, this chemical was one of the most potent xenoestrogens tested, with an [EC.
Scientists have found that many breast cancer cells
have elevated levels of an enzyme associated with cell growth.