cytostasis


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cy·to·sta·sis

 (sī′tə-stā′sĭs, -stăs′ĭs)
n.
Arrest of cellular growth and multiplication.
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The cells resist apoptosis and face malignant progression through cytostasis, thus causally contributing to cell senescence induction and maintenance.
Evaluation of chromosomal damage, cytostasis, cytotoxicity, oxidative DNA damage and their association with body-mass index in obese subjects.
Cinnamic acid induces cytostasis and a reversal of malignant properties in vitro in the human tumour cells.