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oncogenesis

 [ong″ko-jen″ĕ-sis]
the production or causation of tumors; called also tumorigenesis. adj., adj oncogenet´ic.

tu·mor·i·gen·e·sis

(tū'mŏr-i-jen'ĕ-sis),
Production of a new growth or growths.
[tumor + G. genesis, origin]

tumorigenesis

/tu·mor·i·gen·e·sis/ (-jen´ĕ-sis) oncogenesis.

tumorigenesis

(to͞o′mər-ə-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, tyo͞o′-)
n. pl. tumorigene·ses (-sēz′)
The formation or production of tumors.

tumorigenesis

[t(y)o̅o̅′mərijen′əsis]
the process of initiating and promoting the development of a tumor. Compare carcinogenesis, oncogenesis, sarcomagenesis. tumorigenic, adj.

tumorigenesis

The process of tumor development. See Solid-state tumorigenesis.

tu·mor·i·gen·e·sis

(tū'mŏr-i-jen'ĕ-sis)
Production of a new growth or growths.
Synonym(s): tumourigenesis.
[tumor + G. genesis, origin]

tumorigenesis (tōōˈ·m·r·jenˑ·i·sis),

n the process of initiation and progression of a tumor.

tumorigenesis

the production of tumors.
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This epigenetic program undergoes modification from 2 sources during tumorigenesis.
The expression of ER/PR/inhibin in the ovarian-type stroma also supports a putative role for female hormones in the tumorigenesis.
Without it, YAP1 moves into the cell nuclei and activates genes whose products trigger tumorigenesis and cell proliferation.
The authors conclude that nonmonotonic effects of BPA on tumorigenesis were predicted by dose-specific effects on cell proliferation and cell death (apoptosis), as well as alterations in protein expression.
Chronic inflammation plays a critical role in tumorigenesis.
Interestingly, caloric restriction has repeatedly been shown to reduce tumorigenesis and to slow the aging process.
MGAH22, an Fc-modified monoclonal antibody, targets the HER2 oncoprotein, which is overexpressed on the surface of various cancer cells and plays an important role in tumorigenesis, tumor aggressiveness, and outcome in breast and other cancers.
The material is presented in four sections outlining mechanisms of tumorigenesis, progression, and metastasis and molecular events contributing to hereditary tumor diseases; reviewing syndromal types of hereditary tumors; discussing hereditary tumor conditions associated with specific organs and sites; and examining trends in genetic counseling, psycho-oncology, and molecular targeted therapy.
The paper is entitled "BIII-Tubulin is a multifunctional protein involved in drug sensitivity and tumorigenesis in non-small cell lung cancer" by Kavallaris and her CCIA co-workers Joshua McCarroll, Pei Pei Gan and Marjorie Liu, was published in Cancer Research online on 15 June 2010.
This fund laboratory seeks to elucidate the mechanism of tumorigenesis through large analysis of clinical samples using latest genomics technologies and to develop new treatment for cancer.
Genetically altered core pathways and regulatory processes can explain the major features of pancreatic tumorigenesis.