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tu·mor·i·gen·ic

(tū'mŏr-i-jen'ik),
Causing or producing tumors.

tumorigenic

(to͞o′mər-ə-jĕn′ĭk, tyo͞o′-)
adj.
Capable of causing tumors.

tu′mor·i·ge·nic′i·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

tumorigenic

[-jen′ik]
Etymology: L, tumor, swelling; Gk, genein, to produce
capable of producing tumors.

tu·mor·i·gen·ic

(tū'mŏr-i-jen'ik)
Causing or producing tumors.
Synonym(s): tumourigenic.
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In this study, Illawarra plum extract decreased cell proliferation in tumorigenic cell lines and promoted proliferation in normal cells.
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Isolation and in vitro propagation of tumorigenic breast cancer cells with stem/progenitor cell properties.
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The present study was initiated to evaluate the effect of nonionic polymers or surfactant additives on stress induced apoptosis in tumorigenic human lung epithelial cell line A549.
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The Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) in Germany has reported that styrene may have a tumorigenic effect in humans.
Cell-based assays demonstrated that BNO69 silencing molecules curtail the tumorigenic behaviour exhibited by a number of tumour cell types, including, breast and colon cancer.