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Jekyll and Hyde: Tumor Suppressor and Driver of Malignancy and Metastasis

News   Feb 28, 2018 | Original story from University of California San Diego

 
Jekyll and Hyde: Tumor Suppressor and Driver of Malignancy and Metastasis

Human colon cancer cells with cell nuclei stained red. Credit: National Cancer Institute

 
 
 

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