The importance of knowing which way is up – the role of polarity in tumour suppression


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Buzz Baum1
1University College London, London, UK

Abstract

This session will look at how polar cell organisation influences cell growth and death in the context of an epithelium. Each of the speakers will consider cell polarity from a different perspective, giving the audience a broad view of how epithelial polarity is generated and deregulated during cancer progression.