Time for a change?


The cancer stem-cell hypothesis proposes that tumours are populated by a rare fraction of cells with stem-cell properties. Although cancer stem cells have been identified and characterized in leukaemias, there is only a small amount of evidence for their existence in solid tumours. Peter Dirks and colleagues report the isolation and characterization of a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrc1537


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@article{McCarthy2005TimeFA, title={Time for a change?}, author={Nicola J. McCarthy}, journal={Nature Reviews Cancer}, year={2005}, volume={5}, pages={8-8} }