Tumor Biology Unit
TCDM offers know-how and research services in tumor modeling in vivo. The available models include
- Human cancer cells inoculated in immunocompromized mice or rats (tumor xenograft). Tumor lines can be implanted subcutaneously or orthotopically
- DMBA induced mammary cancer in mice and rats
- Genetically modified mouse tumor models
- Mammary gland transplantation models
The models are valuable to support preclinical research and assessment of anticancer treatments.
Contact Information: Emrah Yatkin, emrah.yatkin(at)utu.fi