In vitro irradiation of basement membrane enhances the invasiveness of breast cancer cells

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Following removal of the primary breast tumour by conservative surgery, patients may still have additional malignant foci scattered throughout the breast. Radiation treatments are not designed to eliminate all these residual cancer cells. Rather, the radiation dose is calculated to optimise long-term results with minimal complications. In a tumour, cancer… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6604072

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@article{Paquette2007InVI, title={In vitro irradiation of basement membrane enhances the invasiveness of breast cancer cells}, author={Benoit Paquette and Christelle Baptiste and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Therriault and Guillaume Arguin and B Plouffe and Rosalie Lemay}, journal={British Journal of Cancer}, year={2007}, volume={97}, pages={1505 - 1512} }