Cancer stem cells: targeting the roots of cancer, seeds of metastasis, and sources of therapy resistance.

@article{AdornoCruz2015CancerSC,
  title={Cancer stem cells: targeting the roots of cancer, seeds of metastasis, and sources of therapy resistance.},
  author={Valery Adorno-Cruz and Golam Kibria and Xia Liu and Mary R Doherty and Damian J. Junk and Dongyin Guan and Chris Hubert and Monica Venere and Erin E. Mulkearns-Hubert and Maksim Sinyuk and Alvaro G. Alvarado and Arnold I. Caplan and Jeremy Rich and Stanton L. Gerson and Justin D Lathia and Huiping Liu},
  journal={Cancer research},
  year={2015},
  volume={75 6},
  pages={924-9}
}
With the goal to remove the roots of cancer, eliminate metastatic seeds, and overcome therapy resistance, the 2014 inaugural International Cancer Stem Cell (CSC) Conference at Cleveland, OH, convened together over 320 investigators, including 55 invited world-class speakers, 25 short oral presenters, and 100 poster presenters, to gain an in-depth understanding of CSCs and explore therapeutic opportunities targeting CSCs. The meeting enabled intriguing discussions on several topics including… CONTINUE READING