On: Cellular Senescence, Mitochondrial Dysfunction, Cancer & Aging Episode: N/A Date: April 2017 Key Subjects: See Cellular Senescence write-upSenescent cells form as stress response.Positive: prevents growth of mutant cells/cancer, signals growth to aid tissue repair.Negative: triggers chronic inflammation and immune
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