New form of cell division found in Burkard lab

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, led by CMB faculty Mark Burkard, have discovered a new form of cell division in human cells. They believe it serves as a natural back-up mechanism during faulty cell division, preventing some cells from going down a path that can lead to cancer.
 
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