stroma-

stroma-

prefix meaning "connective tissue forming frame-like support for an organ": stromatin, stromatogenous, stromatosis.
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Schmittgen and colleagues at the Ohio State University-Columbus will present poster and oral presentations on the identification of stroma- and tumor-related microRNAs in pancreatic cancer using TaqMan MicroRNA Assays (Poster #5725) on Wednesday, April 5, 2006 from Noon to 3 p.