Circulating tumor cells and circulating tumor DNA.

@article{Alixpanabires2012CirculatingTC,
  title={Circulating tumor cells and circulating tumor DNA.},
  author={C. Alix-panabi{\`e}res and Heidi Schwarzenbach and Klaus Pantel},
  journal={Annual review of medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={63},
  pages={
          199-215
        }
}
Solid tumors derived from epithelial tissues (carcinomas) are responsible for 90% of all new cancers in Europe, and the main four tumor entities are breast, prostate, lung, and colon cancer. Present tumor staging is mainly based on local tumor extension, metastatic lymph node involvement, and evidence of overt distant metastasis obtained by imaging technologies. However, these staging procedures are not sensitive enough to detect early tumor cell dissemination as a key event in tumor… CONTINUE READING
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