Advanced biomaterials and microengineering technologies to recapitulate the stepwise process of cancer metastasis.

@article{Peela2017AdvancedBA,
  title={Advanced biomaterials and microengineering technologies to recapitulate the stepwise process of cancer metastasis.},
  author={Nitish Peela and Danh Truong and Harpinder Saini and Hunghao Chu and Samaneh Mashaghi and Stephanie L. Ham and Sunil Kr. Singh and Hossein Tavana and Bobak Mosadegh and Mehdi Nikkhah},
  journal={Biomaterials},
  year={2017},
  volume={133},
  pages={176-207}
}
Cancer is one of the leading causes of death globally according to the World Health Organization. Although improved treatments and early diagnoses have reduced cancer related mortalities, metastatic disease remains a major clinical challenge. The local tumor microenvironment plays a significant role in cancer metastasis, where tumor cells respond and adapt… CONTINUE READING