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Genetic Traits Of Cells Responsible For One Type Of Brain Cancer Discovered
2013-06-04 08:32:15

The genetic traits of gilial cells -- the cells which give rise to the most common form of malignant brain cancer in humans -- have been identified by a team of researchers.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.