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An early signal, in the form of compression, appears to get these malignant cells back on the right track," he stated.
Similarly, cancer stem cells are a source of new malignant cells that allow tumors to grow and spread, and they are integral to tumor initiation, progression, and metastasis.
The attached antibody is critical, because it binds to the antigen, a protein located on the surface on the malignant cell.
Proponents argue that immune therapy can target a malignant cell more precisely than chemotherapy's drop-the-bomb approach.
Then, to kill malignant cells that have made their way into the bloodstream, cancer specialists give a regimen of chemotherapy.
That GCS-100 blocks Galectin-3's ability to co-locate with Bcl-2 in these malignant cell lines causing targeted cell death;
Furthermore, the evidence indicates that many cancers keep growing because tumor cells renew production of telomerase, which stabilizes telomere length and allows the malignant cell to divide indefinitely.
Cotter demonstrated for the first time that Galectin-3 and Bcl-2 are co- located in malignant cell lines;
It also allows the tracking of only a few malignant cells and can be used for analysis of different samples and biopsy types.
Successful molecular oncology testing depends on accurate assessment of the percentage of malignant cells in the analyzed tissue specimen.
EATING plenty of oily fish such as salmon, sardines and mackerel can protect against skin cancer by destroying malignant cells.
Blowups of these slides enable the jury to actually see the malignant cells that the defendant failed to see or properly interpret.
The technology identifies a cancer marker known as RECAF(tm), which is found on malignant cells from a variety of cancer types but is absent in most normal or benign cells.
Malignant cells produce excess telomerase, an enzyme that may play a role in keeping them alive, says biochemist Calvin B.
6) More recently, investigators have proposed that malignant cells invade and spread via potential spaces in the connective tissue planes of the perineurium and endoneurium without inciting an inflammatory response in the surrounding stroma or invading the nerve fibers themselves.