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cancer stem cell [ENGLISH]

Subpopulation of cells found within tumors that display characteristics of both cancer cells and stem cells, such as self-renewal, differentiation and tumor initiation power.

cancerstamceller [SWEDISH]

Subpopulation av celler som finns i tumörer som uppvisar egenskaper hos både cancerceller och stamceller, såsom självförnyelse, differentiering och tumörinitieringskraft.


Resources and references

Definitions have been translated into the Swedish language from the following sources:

  1. 1. American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Glossary
  2. 2. Clinical Trials Information System
  3. 3. EMA Glossary of Regulatory Terms
  4. 4. EMA Medical Terms simplifier
  5. 5. Glossary of Terms used in EU Clinical Trials Register
  6. 6. Glossary of Terms U.S Food and Drug Administration
  7. 7. National Human Genome Research Institute “Talking Glossary of Genomic and Genetic Terms”
  8. 8. The Glossary for Advanced Therapies Regen. Med. Dec 2020 Vol. 15 No. 12 Suppl. 1
  9. 9. Toolkit For Patient Focused Therapy Development Glossary

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