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Mammary Stem Cells: A Clinician’s View

  • José SchneiderEmail author
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Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1293)

Abstract

Mammary stem cells were identified and isolated more than a decade ago and, although much remains to be learned, a lot has been revealed about their properties and behavior. Yet there is a gap between the newly acquired knowledge and its successful clinical application. This chapter presented a critical view from the perspective of a clinician.

Key words

Cancer stem cells Breast cancer Therapy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Facultad de Ciencias de la SaludUniversidad Rey Juan CarlosAlcorcónSpain

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