Cancer Stem Cells

Cancer stem cells are cancer cells that possess characteristics associated with normal stem cells, specifically the ability to give rise to all cell types found in a particular cancer sample. CSCs are therefore tumorigenic (tumor-forming), perhaps in contrast to other non-tumorigenic cancer cells. The "mutation in stem cell niche populations during development" hypothesis claims that these developing stem populations are mutated and then reproduce so that the mutation is shared by many descendants. These daughter cells are much closer to becoming tumors and their numbers increase the chance of a cancerous mutation. De-differentiation of mutated cells may create stem cell-like characteristics, suggesting that any cell might become a cancer stem cell.

  • Cancer Stem Cells
  • Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • CSCs and Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Pharmacology

 

    Related Conference of Cancer Stem Cells

    June 20-21, 2018

    15th European Pathology Congress

    | Paris, France
    August 29-30, 2018

    4th International Conference on Cytopathology & Histopathology

    Boston | Massachusetts | USA
    August 31 - September 01, 2018

    International Conference and Expo on Dermatopathology and Skin Care

    Toronto, Canada
    September 17-18, 2018

    16th Annual Conference on Laboratory Medicine & Pathology

    Abu Dhabi, UAE
    September 17-18, 2018

    16th Asia Pacific Pathology Congress

    Tokyo, Japan
    October 15-16, 2018

    3rd International Conference on Internal Medicine & Hospital Medicine

    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    October 18-19, 2018

    European Pathology and Infectious Disease Conference

    Helsinki, Finland
    March 22-23, 2019 |

    World Birth Congress

    New York, USA
    (14 Forums, 2 Days, 1 Event)
    April 25-26, 2019

    6th European Epidemiology and Public Health Congress

    Helsinki, Finland

    Cancer Stem Cells Conference Speakers

    Recommended Sessions

    Related Journals

    Are you interested in