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The Importance of Cancer Cell Lines as in vitro Models in Cancer Methylome Analysis and Anticancer Drugs Testing

By Daniela Ferreira, Filomena Adega and Raquel Chaves

Submitted: April 13th 2012Reviewed: September 5th 2012Published: March 13th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/53110

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Daniela Ferreira, Filomena Adega and Raquel Chaves (March 13th 2013). The Importance of Cancer Cell Lines as in vitro Models in Cancer Methylome Analysis and Anticancer Drugs Testing, Oncogenomics and Cancer Proteomics César López-Camarillo and Elena Aréchaga-Ocampo, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/53110. Available from:

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