Tumor Biology

Cells maintain homeostasis through a regulation of cellular proliferation and degradation. In addition a strict regulation of their genetic sequences to maintain their integrity is essential to inhibit mutagenesis and transformation.

Cancer is the result of a deregulation of these cellular functions where proliferation is greater than cell death. Cancer is unregulated cell growth.

• angiogenesis

• cell adhesion

• metastasis

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