Multicellular tumour spheroids in radiation biology.

  title={Multicellular tumour spheroids in radiation biology.},
  author={Maria Teresa Santini and Gabriella Rainaldi and Pietro Luigi Indovina},
  journal={International journal of radiation biology},
  volume={75 7},
PURPOSE Multicellular tumour spheroids are being used with increasing frequency in various aspects of tumour biology, including studies dealing with radiation biology. This review attempts to outline recent studies using these three-dimensional systems in radiation biology with particular reference made to papers testing radiotherapeutic protocols with spheroids. DEFINITIONS Multicellular tumour spheroids are three-dimensional structures composed of cancer cells. They are formed from… CONTINUE READING
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