Distant Metastasis

Known as: Distant Cancer 
A biological process that involves the transfer and growth of cancer cells from the site of the primary tumor. Relocation of malignant cells during… (More)
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Solid cancer cells commonly enter the blood and disseminate systemically, but are highly inefficient at forming distant… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Multiple angiogenesis inhibitors have been therapeutically validated in preclinical cancer models, and several in clinical trials… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Metastasis is a multistep process responsible for most cancer deaths, and it can be influenced by both the immediate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Genome-wide measures of gene expression can identify patterns of gene activity that subclassify tumours and might… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE Breast cancer is composed of phenotypically diverse populations of cancer cells. The ability to form breast tumors has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Early-stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) can be cured by surgical resection, but a substantial fraction of patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND It is known that patients with papillary microcarcinoma (PMC) of the thyroid gland have a very favorable prognosis… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is an aggressive, often indolent tumor, with a high incidence of distant metastasis (DM… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Distant metastases are common in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC), and their presence is the most… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Renal adenocarcinoma in 1451 autopsy cases was classified according to the number of organs involved in distant metastasis, and… (More)
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