Ctcs

Some articles on ctcs, ctc:

Circulating Tumor Cell - Detection Methods - Other Methods
... CTCs are pivotal to understanding the biology of metastasis and promise potential as a biomarker to noninvasively evaluate tumor progression and response to treatment ... However, isolation and characterization of CTCs represent a major technological challenge, since CTCs make up a minute number of the total cells in circulating ... Therefore the major challenge for CTC researchers is the prevailing difficulty of CTC purification that allows the molecular characterization of CTCs ...
Academy (English School) - Comparisons
... on the programme of City Technology Colleges (CTCs) created by the Conservative government under Margaret Thatcher in the 1980s, which were also business-sponsored ... Currently, the Government is encouraging CTCs to convert to academies several have already done so (for example, Djanogly CTC is now Djanogly City Academy) ... Academies differ from CTCs in several ways most notably, academies cannot select more than 10% of pupils by ability, whereas CTCs can ...
Closed Timelike Curve - Consequences
... One feature of a CTC is that it opens the possibility of a worldline which is not connected to earlier times, and so the existence of events that cannot be traced to an ... However, in a CTC, causality breaks down, because an event can be "simultaneous" with its causeā€”in some sense an event may be able to cause itself ... to determine based only on knowledge of the past whether or not something exists in the CTC that can interfere with other objects in spacetime ...