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In 2000, two scientists authored the article "The Hallmarks of Cancer" and identified 6 essential alterations in cells that become malignant: (i) rampant growth, (ii) de-activated tumor suppressors, (iii) evasion of "die-now" signal, (iv) immortality, (v) exceptionally robust blood vessel system, and (vi) migration to other organs. [Source: The Emperor of all Maladies (2009) by S. Mukherjee, MD (p. 391)]

 

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