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Rogue “Chatter” Between Cells Causes Leukemia

News   Feb 07, 2020 | Original story from the University of York

 
Rogue “Chatter” Between Cells Causes Leukemia

Rogue communications in the membrane of blood stem cells. Credit: Ilpo Vattulainen and Joni Vuorio from the University of Helsinki

 
 
 

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