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  • n. Plural form of teratoma.

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  • In addition, for reasons that are still poorly understood, the amniotic cells do not seem to form the tumors known as teratomas that sometimes arise from embryonic stem cells implanted in animals.

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  • DNA methylation, they could become multiple types of cells and they could form tumors called teratomas when injected under the skin of laboratory mice.

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  • They isolated these GFP-free clusters and found that they exhibited all of the hallmarks of induced pluripotent cells: they expressed embryonic stem cell genes, they had similar patterns of DNA methylation, they could become multiple types of cells and they could form tumors called teratomas when injected under the skin of laboratory mice.

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  • Pluripotent cells can become any cell in the body and form tumors called teratomas when transplanted into mice. “It†™ s time to reinterpret the data, †said Renee Reijo-Pera, PhD, professor of obstetrics & gynecology at Stanford, “and to accept that we†™ re beginning to discover many different types of stem cells.

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  • "They have been stymied by three primary problems; the potential for tissue rejection the cells 'propensity to form tumors called teratomas, and the problem of some embryonic stem cells appearing to be pre-cancerous making them very risky to inject into a living patient,"

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  • In the tumor formation test, the team injected cells from each stage into mice with weakened immune systems to see if they formed tumors known as teratomas - containing cells that have differentiated into all three primary tissue layers.

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  • An EXIT procedure is a surgical procedure that is used to deliver babies who have airway compression due to cervical teratomas, cystic hygromas or blockage of the airway such as congenital high airway obstruction (CHAOS).

    Giant Neck Masses (GNM), Cervical Teratoma

  • Sacrococcygeal teratomas: prenatal surveillance, growth and pregnancy outcome.

    Sacrococcygeal Teratoma (SCT) Publications

  • And while most sacrococcygeal teratomas diagnosed before birth are not malignant -- and the prognosis tends to be good after removal of the tumor -- there are serious concerns.

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  • In a small number of patients with cervical teratomas, the mass effect pulls the lungs into the apex of the chest and results in pulmonary hypoplasia.

    Giant Neck Masses (GNM), Cervical Teratoma

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