Highly lymphatic metastatic pancreatic cancer cells possess stem cell-like properties.

Abstract

Cancer stem cells are thought to be the origin of tumor metastasis. However, evidence of cancer stem cells as the source of lymphatic metastasis in pancreatic cancer is not clear. In this study, we examined the stem cell-like properties of the highly lymphatic metastatic pancreatic cancer cells BxPC-3-LN. Compared… (More)
DOI: 10.3892/ijo.2013.1780

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