Contact Inhibition

Known as: Contact Inhibitions, Inhibition, Contact, Inhibitions, Contact 
The cellular process in which cells stop growing or dividing in response to increased cell density. [GOC:dph, PMID:17376520]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Contact inhibition of cell growth is essential for embryonic development and maintenance of tissue architecture in adult… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The naked mole-rat is the longest living rodent with a maximum lifespan exceeding 28 years. In addition to its longevity, naked… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Contact inhibition of locomotion was discovered by Abercrombie more than 50 years ago and describes the behaviour of fibroblast… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Nectins and nectin-like molecules (Necls) are immunoglobulin-like transmembrane cell adhesion molecules that are expressed in… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The Hippo pathway defined originally in Drosophila melanogaster is conserved in mammals. The fly core components Hippo, Sav, Wts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The Hippo pathway plays a key role in organ size control by regulating cell proliferation and apoptosis in Drosophila. Although… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Confluent endothelial cells respond poorly to the proliferative signals of VEGF. Comparing isogenic endothelial cells differing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The neurofibromatosis-2 (NF2) gene encodes merlin, an ezrin-radixin-moesin-(ERM)-related protein that functions as a tumor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Cell-cell contact and TGF-beta can arrest the cell cycle in G1. Mv1Lu mink epithelial cells arrested by either mechanism are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have used video time-lapse microscopy to analyze in vitro the interactions of growth cones of newborn rat dorsal root ganglion… (More)
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