teratocarcinoma


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ter·a·to·car·ci·no·ma

 (tĕr′ə-tō-kär′sə-nō′mə)
n. pl. ter·a·to·car·ci·no·mas or ter·a·to·car·ci·no·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A malignant teratoma occurring most commonly in the testis.
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teratocarcinoma

(ˌtɛrətəʊˌkɑːsɪˈnəʊmə)
n
(Pathology) pathol a monstrous malignant tumour typically found in the testes
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Isolation of a pluripotent cell line from early mouse embryos cultured in medium conditioned by teratocarcinoma stem cells.
Embryonal carcinoma and teratocarcinoma are common between the ages of 25 and 35, and choriocarcinoma is common in the ages of 20-30.
(1990) Characterization of four novel ras-like genes expressed in a human teratocarcinoma cell line.
Germinal testicular neoplasms reported to occur in the horse include the seminoma, teratoma, teratocarcinoma, and embryonal carcinoma.
Rinaldi, "Shuntrelated abdominal metastasis of cerebral teratocarcinoma: report of an unusual case and review of the literature," Neurosurgery, vol.
Robertson, "Formation of germ-line chimaeras from embryo-derived teratocarcinoma cell lines," Nature, vol.
Both PtNPs and PdNPs were capable of inducing apoptosis in MCF-7 cells up to 12.32% and 31.3%, respectively, which was found to be higher compared to previous reports on human lung adenocarcinoma (A549), ovarian teratocarcinoma (PA-1), pancreatic cancer (Mia-PaCa-2) cells, and normal peripheral blood mononucleocyte (PBMC) cells [2].
Inada et al., "Induction of apoptosis by hinokitiol, a potent iron chelator, in teratocarcinoma F9 cells is mediated through the activation of caspase-3," Cell Proliferation, vol.
Takeichi, "Teratocarcinoma cell adhesion: identification of a cell-surface protein involved in calcium-dependent cell aggregation," Cell, vol.
Kimata, "A chondrogenic cell line derived from a differentiating culture of AT805 teratocarcinoma cells," Cell Differentiation and Development, vol.
[26] Based on this, a grade III teratocarcinoma was reported.