The majority of animal cells are anchorage-dependent and require attachment to a surface for their survival and replication (1).
What does AD stand for?
AD stands for Anchorage-Dependent (cells)
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Differences in anchorage-dependent growth and tumorigenicities between transformed C3H/10T 1/2 cells with morphologies that are or are not reverted to a normal phenotype by ascorbic acid.