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Contact Inhibition

"Contact Inhibition" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Arrest of cell locomotion or cell division when two cells come into contact.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Contact Inhibition" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Contact Inhibition" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 21 publications over 14 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2012
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.