cancer stem cells
Antibody Therapy Targets Cancer Stem Cells: Study
Antibody Therapy Targets Cancer Stem Cells: Study
Joshua A. Krisch | Mar 15, 2017
CT16 appears to eliminate cancer stem cells more effectively than radiation therapy in vitro and has shown promise in mice.
More Than Skin Deep
More Than Skin Deep
Anna Azvolinsky | May 1, 2016
Elaine Fuchs has worked on adult stem cells since before they were so named, figuring out how multipotent epidermal cells renew or turn into skin or hair follicles.
Fuchs on the Future
Fuchs on the Future
The Scientist Staff | May 1, 2016
Rockefeller University researcher Elaine Fuchs on being a woman in science and her contributions to the burgeoning field of reverse genetics
In Custody
In Custody
Wudan Yan | Apr 1, 2015
Expert tips for isolating and culturing cancer stem cells
Stem Cell Alter Egos
Stem Cell Alter Egos
Abby Olena | Apr 1, 2014
Researchers show that cancer stem cells can exist in two distinct and interconvertible states.
Master of Fate
Master of Fate
Megan Scudellari | Jul 1, 2013
While tracing the tricky and sometimes surprising paths of multipotent cells in the skin, mammary gland, and heart, Cédric Blanpain has repeatedly turned the stem cell field on its head.
 
Waking Cancer Cells
Waking Cancer Cells
Beth Marie Mole | Dec 1, 2012
A protein called Coco rouses dormant breast cancer cells in the lung.
Stem Cells Not Needed for Cancer
Stem Cells Not Needed for Cancer
Ruth Williams | Oct 18, 2012
Fully developed neurons can revert to stem cell-like states and give rise to brain tumors.
Cancer Stem Cells Really Do Exist?
Sabrina Richards | Aug 1, 2012
Researchers track tumors as they develop, providing more support for the idea that cells with stem-cell-like properties underlie cancer growth and recurrence.
The Two Faces of Metastasis
Suling Liu, Hasan Korkaya, and Max S. Wicha | Apr 1, 2012
During development, the cells of an embryo change their pattern of gene expression, which allows them to detach from their original location and migrate to another part of the embryo, where the pattern changes again to allow formation of a new organ.