Biology of glioma cancer stem cells.


Gliomas, much like other cancers, are composed of a heterogeneous mix of neoplastic and non-neoplastic cells that include both native and recruited cells. There is extensive diversity among the tumor cells, with differing capacity for in vitro and in vivo growth, a property intimately linked to the cell's differentiation status. Those cells that are… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10059-009-0111-2