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Cancer cells move to a soft, sweet spot

Researchers unravel how cancer cells use environmental cues such as tissue stiffness to spread

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Looking for a new mattress? You’ve probably wandered through a mattress store, bouncing up and down on the beds in search of one that offers the perfect night’s sleep.

Well, it seems cancer cells do the same. University of Minnesota biomedical engineer David Odde has been…



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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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