Published in Law and Health Weekly, December 31st, 2005
"DIFs are morphogens which induce cell differentiation in Dictyostelium. We reported that DIF-1 and DIF-3 inhibit proliferation and induce differentiation in mammalian cells."
"In this study," wrote J. Mori and colleagues of Kyushu University, "we investigated the effect of DIF-1 on oral squamous cell carcinoma cell lines NA and SAS, well differentiated and poorly differentiated cell lines, respectively."
"Although DIF-1 did not induce the expression of cell...
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