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Experientia

, Volume 15, Issue 12, pp 470–471 | Cite as

Amitosis in a new ascites tumor

  • D. Stevens
  • E. Schwenk
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Keywords

Ascites Tumor Mesocricetus Auratus 
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Zusammenfassung

Durch Methylcholanthen-Implantation in Hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) verursachtes Sarkom konnte in die Ascitesform verwandelt werden. Der so erzielte Ascites-Tumor weist eine auffallend grosse Zahl (bis zu 23%) amitotischer Zellen auf.

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Copyright information

© Birkhäauser Verlag 1959

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Stevens
    • 1
  • E. Schwenk
    • 1
  1. 1.Worcester Foundation for experimental BiologyShrewsbury

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