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Table 1 Comparison of metabolism type, mitochondrial status and autophagy status between the Warburg effect theory and reverse Warburg effect theory a

From: Metabolic interaction between cancer cells and stromal cells according to breast cancer molecular subtype

  Warburg effect theory Reverse Warburg effect theory
  Cancer cell Cancer cell Stromal cell
Metabolism Glycolysis OXPHOS Glycolysis
Mitochondrial status Dysfunctional Functional Dysfunctional
Autophagy status Not included Not activated Activated
  1. aOXPHOS, oxidative phosphorylation.