October 16, 2015
Cancer Stem Cells and How to Get Rid of ThemEmma Shtivelman, PhD
If you have not yet heard of cancer stem cells (CSCs), often considered to be the real culprits in cancer, it is about time you do. CSCs are stem cells found in tumors. Drugs that target them are showing promise in clinical trials. More on that later; first, let’s introduce the concept of stem cells.