Epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) is a developmental process in which epithelial cells acquire the motile, migratory properties of mesenchymal cells. In a recent issue of Cell, Mani et al. (2008) show that induction of EMT stimulates cultured breast cells to adopt characteristics of stem cells.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Cell Stem Cell|
|State||Published - Jun 5 2008|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine
- Cell Biology