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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Mina Bissell and Cyrus Ghajar, DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Caption: Mina Bissell and Cyrus Ghajar, Berkeley Lab, may have solved the long-standing mystery behind dormant disseminated tumor cells and what activates them after years and even decades of latency.

Credit: (Photo by Roy Kaltschmidt, Berkeley Lab)

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