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Cancer Cell. 2018 Apr 9;33(4):543-544. doi: 10.1016/j.ccell.2018.03.019.

Mechanistic Insights into Transmissible Cancers of Mammals.

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1
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Broad Institute of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard, Cambridge, MA, USA.
2
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Broad Institute of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard, Cambridge, MA, USA; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA. Electronic address: matthew_meyerson@dfci.harvard.edu.

Abstract

Transmissible cancers are clonal lineages that spread through populations via contagious cancer cells. In this issue of Cancer Cell, two articles by Stammnitz et al. and Frampton et al. present novel insights into the potential mechanisms underlying the propagation of naturally occurring transmissible cancers in mammals.

PMID:
29634941
DOI:
10.1016/j.ccell.2018.03.019
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