Experientia

, Volume 35, Issue 11, pp 1499–1500 | Cite as

Lymph node metastases of EMT6 tumour in nude mice

  • A. Courdi
  • E. P. Malaise
Article

Summary

Metastatic axillary lymph nodes following the injection of EMT6 tumour cells were observed in athymic nude mice, more often in female animals, and had a rapid growth rate. These metastases did not develop in syngeneic hosts. The latency of their appearance was inversely related to the number of injected cells.

Keywords

Lymph Node Growth Rate Tumour Cell Lymph Node Metastasis Nude Mouse 

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Courdi
    • 1
  • E. P. Malaise
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut de Radiobiologie CliniqueInstitut Gustave-RoussyVillejuif(France)

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