News tagged with checkpoint
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(Medical Xpress)—Healthy cells don't just happen. As they grow and divide, they need checks and balances to ensure they function properly while adapting to changing conditions around them.
Cancer Apr 05, 2013 | 5 / 5 (4) | 2 |
In 1996, the technique known as somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT) transformed the idea of cloning from science fiction into reality. SCNT entails removing the nucleus from an adult somatic cell of the animal ...
Medical research Jun 01, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The development of more effective cancer drugs could be a step nearer thanks to the discovery, by scientists at Warwick Medical School, of how an inbuilt 'security check' operates to guarantee cells divide with the correct ...
Cancer Apr 20, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
(AP) -- Stressed out by flying?
Health Feb 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Scientists have found at least one instance when the smaller sibling gets to call the shots and cancer patients may one day benefit.
Medical research Jan 03, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Scientists at Warwick Medical School have uncovered the molecular process of how cells are by-passing the body's inbuilt 'health checkpoint' with cells that carry unequal numbers of chromosomes that have a higher risk of ...
Genetics Nov 01, 2011 | not rated yet | 0