neoplastic neoplastic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or related to or having the properties of a neoplasm

News

  • Spanish scientists successfully generate 'artificial bones' from umbilical cord stem cells

    ( University of Granada ) Although their results were obtained "ex vivo", in the future they could help manufacture medicines to treat neoplastic, traumatic or degenerative bone pathologies. After obtaining artificial bone in the laboratory, the next step is to implant the biomaterial in animals to see if it can regenerate bone in them.
    on July 18, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

Quotes

  • "It presents a whole new view of the neoplastic process," said Vogelstein, "and explains the heterogeneity that clinicians have long noted to exist among cancer patients."
    on Sep 7, 2006 By: Bert Vogelstein Source: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

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nebulous nebulous
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