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Cancer Metastasis: Novel Cellular Mechanism Identified

News   May 29, 2018 | Original story from Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

 
Cancer Metastasis: Novel Cellular Mechanism Identified

Led by Assistant Professor James Smyth (pictured here), a team of researchers at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute used super resolution microscopy to gain insight into how an individual cancer cell can alter its genetic instructions to metastasize throughout the body. Credit: Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

 
 
 

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