Cancer Cell Invasion Is Enhanced by Applied Mechanical Stimulation

@inproceedings{Menon2011CancerCI,
  title={Cancer Cell Invasion Is Enhanced by Applied Mechanical Stimulation},
  author={Shalini Menon and Karen A Beningo},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2011}
}
Metastatic cells migrate from the site of the primary tumor, through the stroma, into the blood and lymphatic vessels, finally colonizing various other tissues to form secondary tumors. Numerous studies have been done to identify the stimuli that drive the metastatic cascade. This has led to the identification of multiple biochemical signals that promote… CONTINUE READING