A Local View of Cancer

Ross L. Cagan, Julio A. Aguirre-Ghiso

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3 Scopus citations


Research on solid tumors has had limited emphasis on interactions between transformed cells and their neighbors within the epithelium. Leung and Brugge (2012) use cultured breast cancer acini to demonstrate the importance of local interactions between normal and transformed epithelial cells, with important implications for our understanding of epithelial cancers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)472-474
Number of pages3
JournalDevelopmental cell
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 13 2012
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Developmental Biology
  • Cell Biology


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