carcinogenesis

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carcinogenesis

[‚kärs·ən·ō′jen·ə·səs]
(cell and molecular biology)
The processes of tumor development.
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A mouse version of a breast cancer virus was discovered in the 1930s, and since then the idea of a human counterpart has gone in and out of scientific favor.
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Despite expense and effort, no one was able to isolate a cancer virus from human tumor cells during that initial push; there arose "a lot of skepticism about viruses as a cause of cancer," DeVita sys today.

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