Cancer: Sugar-coated cell signalling

Ewald, A. J., Egeblad, M. (July 2014) Cancer: Sugar-coated cell signalling. Nature, 511 (7509). pp. 298-9. ISSN 0028-0836

URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25030162
DOI: 10.1038/nature13506

Abstract

Cell membranes are covered with sugar-conjugated proteins. New findings suggest that the physical properties of this coating, which is more pronounced in cancer cells, regulate cell survival during tumour spread.

Item Type: Paper
Subjects: diseases & disorders > cancer
organs, tissues, organelles, cell types and functions > cell types and functions > cell functions > cell signaling
diseases & disorders > cancer > drugs and therapies > tumor microenvironment
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Communities: CSHL labs > Egeblad lab
Depositing User: Matt Covey
Date: 17 July 2014
Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2014 15:01
Last Modified: 25 Jul 2014 15:01
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URI: http://repository.cshl.edu/id/eprint/30555

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