BURROWS, Montrose Thomas
Cultures de sarcome en dehors de l’organisme.C. R. Soc. Biol. (Paris) 69, 332-34, 1910.
Using the Rous chicken sarcoma, Carrel and Burrows were the first to grow tumor tissue in vitro.
Subjects: ONCOLOGY & CANCER › Sarcoma › Soft Tissue Sarcoma, VIROLOGY › VIRUSES (by Family) › Retroviridae › Rous Sarcoma Virus (RSV)
Cultivation of tissues in vitro and its technique.J. exp. Med., 13, 387-96; 415-21, 1911.
Carrel demonstrated the potential immortality of mammalian tissue. He was able to keep the excised viscera of an animal alive and functioning physiologically in vitro. For his later work see the same journal, 1911, 14, 244-7; 1913, 18, 155-61.
Subjects: BIOLOGY, BIOLOGY › Cell Biology