Invadopodia: a new therapeutic target to block cancer metastasis.

  title={Invadopodia: a new therapeutic target to block cancer metastasis.},
  author={Konstantin Stoletov and John D. Lewis},
  journal={Expert review of anticancer therapy},
  volume={15 7},
Cancer cells become dangerous when they acquire the ability to invade through physical barriers in the body and disseminate to distant sites. Recent evidence has demonstrated that cancer cells utilize specialized structures called invadopodia, unique protrusions that concentrate proteases such as matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), to escape blood vessels… CONTINUE READING