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Instructs investigators in key genetic, cellular, and molecular biological methods of analyzing colorectal tumors. Techniques and assays are described in detail to allow researchers to experiment on colon tumors. Most chapters are written by scientists who pioneered the methods presented. Coverage includes gross microdissection of colon tumors, establishment of cell lines and xenografted tumors, chromosomal analyses such as FISH assays, mutational analyses of colon tumors and blood samples, gene expression analyses, and microsatellite instability testing. Includes a few color images. For researchers at various levels, from graduate students to professionals. Powell is affiliated with the University of Virginia Health System.
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Steven Powell is a professional sports executive. He has been the Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer for the Houston Dynamo of Major League Soccer since 2011. Powell played an integral leadership role in the development and successful opening of the new BBVA Compass Stadium in 2012, overseeing and participating in all revenue generating areas of the business, including a sell out of all suites, premium seats and key stadium sponsorships, including the naming rights.