Visualization of early events in tumor formation of eGFP‐transfected rat colon cancer cells in liver

@article{Mook2003VisualizationOE,
  title={Visualization of early events in tumor formation of eGFP‐transfected rat colon cancer cells in liver},
  author={Olaf R. F. Mook and Jan van Marle and Heleen Vreeling-Sindel{\'a}rov{\'a} and Remmet Jonges and Wilma M. Frederiks and Cornelius J. F. Van Noorden},
  journal={Hepatology},
  year={2003},
  volume={38}
}
Colon cancer preferentially metastasizes to the liver. To determine cellular backgrounds of this preference, we generated an enhanced green fluorescent protein (eGFP)‐expressing rat adenocarcinoma cell line (CC531s) that forms metastases in rat liver after administration to the portal vein. Intravital videomicroscopy (IVVM) was used to visualize early events in the development of tumors in livers of live animals from the time of injection of the cancer cells up to 4 days afterward. Based on… 

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