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What keeps stem cells in their undifferentiated state?


December 12, 2017

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) scientists found that a special cluster of proteins helps unwind DNA during cell division and plays a key role in keeping stem cells in their immature state. The UNC School of Medicine study also points to a better understanding of how cancer cells manage to sustain rapid cell division without triggering cell death. Full Story

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