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Biological “Barrier” Keeps Cancer at Bay

News   May 07, 2019 | Original story from EPFL

 
Biological “Barrier” Keeps Cancer at Bay

Loss of a barrier to tumor formation: On the left, a protective barrier of activin B expression (red color) is present in normal pancreatic islets. On the right, this barrier is missing in derivative islet tumors. The cyan color shows cell nuclei. Credit: Iacovos Michael/EPFL

 
 
 

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