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Ask Anything: Do Plants Get Cancer? | Popular Science

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Jan 23, 2014 ... In animals, a tumor develops when a cell (or group of cells) loses the built-in controls that regulate its growth, often as a result of mutations.

Can Plants Get Cancer? - The New York Times

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Jul 15, 2013 ... A. “Plants don't get cancer like animals do,” said Susan K. Pell, director of science at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, “and the tumors they do get ...

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Mar 31, 2015 ... Have you ever seen a tree with a big, twisted knot growing out of it? That's just one way that plants can show signs of cancer. Quick Questions ...

The Effects of Infecting Sunflower Seedlings with - The Huntington

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Do Plants Get Cancer? The Effects of Infecting Sunflower Seedlings with. Agrobacterium tumefaciens. Overview. Students infect sunflowers with Agrobacterium ...

Plants can get cancer - ScienceDirect

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This is a reply to a paper entitled “Why don't plants get cancer”, with an opposite opinion, and with arguments. Although there are many similitudes betwen ...

Do plants get cancer? | Blooming Plants

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Jun 17, 2014 ... Spend all day in the sun and you run the risk of developing skin cancer, yet plants seem to bask in UV rays without a care. Truth is, plants can ...

Can Plants Get Cancer? | Mental Floss

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Aug 17, 2015 ... Kind of. Tumors form when a cell (or group of cells) begins multiplying uncontrollably, usually in response to some DNA mutation. In plants ...

Cancer in plants? (Page 1) - Plants & Fungi - Ask a Biologist Q&A

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Hi Julia, I'm not a botanist but I'll have a go at answering your question. Plants CAN get cancer of sorts. However, because of some of the ...

Can plants get cancer? | Ecocon

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Oct 11, 2015 ... And in plants, that can happen— kind of. ... in which the grain has grown in a deformed way Trees get cancer, but the tumours can't metastasise ...

Do plants develop cancer? : askscience - Reddit

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Aug 24, 2012 ... Plants CAN get cancer of sorts. However, because of some of the differences between animals and plants, plant cancers behave differently to ...

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Can Plants Get Cancer? | IFLScience

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Apr 6, 2015 ... And in plants, that can happen. ... Trees do get cancer, but the tumors can't metastasize because the cells are enclosed by rigid cell walls, ...

Walls around tumours - why plants do not develop cancer. - NCBI

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Nat Rev Cancer. 2010 Nov;10(11):794-802. doi: 10.1038/nrc2942. Epub 2010 Oct 22. Walls around tumours - why plants do not develop cancer. Doonan JH(1)  ...

Can Plants Get Cancer? - Science Questions, from the Naked ...

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Oct 11, 2009 ... Now, plants don't have a disease like that. ... But they can get localized growths, a cancer-like phenomenon and just like some human cancers ...