Dormancy Stems the Tide of Chemotherapy

Deepali Pal, Olaf Heidenreich, Josef Vormoor

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In this issue of Cancer Cell, Ebinger et al. describe rare, non-cycling blasts in acute lymphoblastic leukemia that combine the phenotypes of dormancy, stemness, and chemo-resistance. This novel in vivo model for dormant blasts will facilitate the dissection of the niche and the development of therapies targeting the leukemic microenvironment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)825-826
Number of pages2
JournalCancer Cell
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 12 Dec 2016
Externally publishedYes


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