Tail vein assay of cancer metastasis.


The most damaging change during cancer progression is the switch from a locally growing tumor to a metastatic killer. This switch involves numerous alterations that allow tumor cells to complete the complex series of events needed for metastasis. In considering steps required for successful metastasis, extravasation from blood vessels in target organs is… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/0471143030.cb1902s12