liveonearth (liveonearth) wrote,
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QotD: Cancer cells are Scrappy

Down to their innate molecular core,
cancer cells are hyperactive, survival-endowed,
scrappy, fecund, inventive copies of ourselves.

--Siddhardtha Mukherjee in The Emperor of All Maladies
Tags: cancer, disease, evolution, quotes, survival
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