Ovarian hormones awaken newly discovered breast stem cells

Ovarian hormones awaken newly discovered breast stem cells


IMAGE: Microscopy reveals the tree-like arrangement of the milk-producing cells in the mammary gland during pregnancy. view more Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers have used advanced cellular, bioinformatics and imaging technology to reveal a long-lived type of stem cell in the breast that is responsible for the growth of the mammary glands during pregnancy.



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