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Researchers discover how breast cells prevent cancer invasion - News-Medical.net


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The finding, which was recently published the Journal of Cell Biology, contradicts previous studies suggesting that this cell layer, called the myoepithelium, serves as a stationary barrier to invading cancer cells; instead it serves as an active ...

Scientists discover a dynamic cellular defense against breast cancer invasion - EurekAlert (press release)


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"Understanding how cancer cells are contained could eventually help us develop ways to predict a person's individualized risk of metastasis," says Andrew Ewald, Ph.D., professor of cell biology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a ...
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Invasion of Pollution-tolerant Lichens

Corvallis - United States

Research on the distribution of four pollution-tolerant non-native lichens in the Pacific Northwest.

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United States

Technical article discussing how lichens play prominent roles in air pollution studies because of their sensitivity to different gaseous pollutants, particularly sulfur dioxide.

Cladonia: Club Lichens and Cup Lichens
Canada

Photographs and information on these lichens, their description, habitat and other notes.

NOVA: Deep Sea Invasion
United States

Explores the toxic algae decimating marine life in the Mediterranean and coastal waters of California, and possible ways to stop it.

Cicada Invasion: Eastern U.S. Braces for Bug Swarm
United States

Article discusses the 2004 emergence of Brood X. Includes a review of the 17-year cycle.

Biological Markers of Water Pollution
United Kingdom

A review of the literature on the use of enzyme induction in aquatic organisms to measure environmental pollution.

Scientific American: Parasites or Pollution?
United States

Research by biologists reveals what accounts for certain side-show frogs.

Lichens and Me
Hungary

Personal site of Katalin Moln+ir with a brief description of lichens, photographs, information on the author, publications and links to sites of lichenological interest.

Lichens.de
Germany

Photos of lichens taken during British Lichen Society field trips in Britain. Contains general information and related links.

Looking for Lichens
United States

Weblog with photos and descriptions.

Lichens
United States

An illustrated introduction to the lichens with information on their ecology and reproduction.