Mutant Cells

Some articles on cells, mutant cells, cell:

Somatic Evolution In Cancer - Natural Selection in Cancer
... Cells in pre-malignant and malignant neoplasms (tumors) evolve by natural selection ... Neoplasms are mosaics of different mutant cells with both genetic and epigenetic changes that distinguish them from normal cells ... When a cancer cell divides, both daughter cells inherit the genetic and epigenetic abnormalities of the parent cell, and may also acquire new genetic and epigenetic abnormalities in the ...
DNA Damage Theory Of Aging - DNA Damage and Mutation
... If a cell retains DNA damage, transcription of a gene can be prevented and thus translation into a protein will also be blocked ... Replication may also be blocked and/or the cell may die ... Mutations are replicated when the cell replicates ...

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