potato tumor

potato tumor

A popular term for a carotid body paraganglioma–CBP arising at the angle of the jaw forming a massive tumor in young adults. See Zellballen.
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The Potato Tumor Induction assay was developed by Anand and Heberlein (1997) and used in screening of plant extracts for antitumor activity (McLaughlin et al., 1993).
tumefaciens-induced tumors in the potato tumor assay and did not affect the viability of the bacterium (Turker and Camper, 2002).
A potato tumor induction assay was run using a three series dilution of Goldenseal extract to test for anti-tumor properties.