Tumorigenicity

A measurement of the tumor-producing/cancer cell-producing potency of an agent. The carcinogenicity value is usually expressed as milligrams of agent… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Otto Warburg's theory on the origins of cancer postulates that tumor cells have defects in mitochondrial oxidative… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Invasion and metastasis of carcinomas is promoted by the activation of the embryonic 'epithelial to mesenchymal transition' (EMT… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Lung and liver cancers are among the most deadly types of cancer. Despite improvements in treatment over the past few decades… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Although aberrant microRNA (miRNA) expressions have been observed in different types of cancer, their pathophysiologic role and… (More)
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2007
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2007
Cancer stem cells are rare tumor cells characterized by their ability to self-renew and to induce tumorigenesis. They are present… (More)
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2005
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2005
Mutations in the mtDNA have been found to fulfill all of the criteria expected for pathogenic mutations causing prostate cancer… (More)
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2005
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2005
Recently, several human cancers including leukemia and breast and brain tumors were found to contain stem-like cancer cells… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Most human tumors harbor multiple genetic alterations, including dominant mutant oncogenes. It is often not clear which of these… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The development and neoplastic progression of human astrocytic tumors appears to result through an accumulation of genetic… (More)
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
Continuous cell lines, SK-N-SH and SK-N-MC, were established in cell culture from human metastatic neuro blastoma tissue and… (More)
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