Unifying metastasis--integrating intravasation, circulation and end-organ colonization.

  • Jacob Scott, Peter Kuhn, Alexander R A Anderson
  • Published 2012 in Nature reviews. Cancer


Recent technological advances that have enabled the measurement of circulating tumour cells (CTCs) in patients have spurred interest in the circulatory phase of metastasis. Techniques that do not solely rely on a blood sample allow substantial biological interrogation beyond simply counting CTCs.

DOI: 10.1038/nrc3287
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@article{Scott2012UnifyingMI, title={Unifying metastasis--integrating intravasation, circulation and end-organ colonization.}, author={Jacob Scott and Peter Kuhn and Alexander R A Anderson}, journal={Nature reviews. Cancer}, year={2012}, volume={12 7}, pages={445-6} }