Measurement of human breast tumor cell-secreted shNDPK-B in a murine breast cancer model suggests its role in metastatic progression.

@article{Yokdang2009MeasurementOH,
  title={Measurement of human breast tumor cell-secreted shNDPK-B in a murine breast cancer model suggests its role in metastatic progression.},
  author={Nucharee Yokdang and Noah D Buxton and I. Buxton},
  journal={Proceedings of the Western Pharmacology Society},
  year={2009},
  volume={52},
  pages={88-91}
}
Human breast cancers metastasize early in tumorigenesis and distant lesions, though dormant are very likely extant at the time of diagnosis and treatment in the majority of cases. Removal of primary tumors by surgeons as an imperative of the current treatment approach, also removes inhibitory factors secreted by the primary tumor that had maintained the… CONTINUE READING