Mouse mammary tumor virus

Known as: milk agent, MMTV, Mammary Tumor Viruses, Mouse 
Type B retrovirus. Etiologic agent of mouse mammary tumors. Transmitted horizontally through the lactating mammary gland and vertically through the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
During breast cancer development, increased presence of leukocytes in neoplastic stroma parallels disease progression; however… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The existence of mammary stem cells (MaSCs) has been postulated from evidence that the mammary gland can be regenerated by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Mouse mammary tumor virus (MMTV) has long been speculated to be involved in human breast cancer and more recently in human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Any epithelial portion of a normal mouse mammary gland can reproduce an entire functional gland when transplanted into an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
PHYSICAL associations between cyclins, viral oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes imply a central role for cyclins in growth… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Endogenous mouse mammary tumor virus (MMTV) proviruses have recently been shown to cosegregate genetically with the minor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Overexpression and amplification of the neu (c-erbB2, ERBB2) protooncogene have been implicated in the development of aggressive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We have used transgenic mice that carry an activated c-neu oncogene driven by a mouse mammary tumor virus (MMTV) promoter to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We determined the complete nucleotide sequence of the human endogenous retrovirus genome HERV-K10 isolated as the sequence… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
We have asked whether oncogenesis by the mouse mammary tumor virus (MMTV), a slowly oncogenic retrovirus, involves integration of… (More)
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