Non-autonomous cell proliferation in the mammary gland and cancer.

  title={Non-autonomous cell proliferation in the mammary gland and cancer.},
  author={Robert J. Weber and Tejal A. Desai and Zev J Gartner},
  journal={Current opinion in cell biology},
Cells decide whether to grow and divide by integrating internal and external signals. Non-autonomous cell growth and proliferation occurs when microenvironmental signals from neighboring cells, both physical and secreted, license this decision. Understanding these processes is vital to developing an accurate framework for cell-cell interactions and cellular… CONTINUE READING