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Neoplasm Metastasis

Known as: Tumor Cell Migration, Metastases, Neoplasm, Metastasis 
The spread of cancer from one part of the body to another. A tumor formed by cells that have spread is called a "metastatic tumor" or a "metastasis… 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
  • I. Fidler
  • Nature Reviews Cancer
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 9195161
Researchers have been studying metastasis for more than 100 years, and only recently have we gained insight into the mechanisms… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Breast cancer patients with the same stage of disease can have markedly different treatment responses and overall outcome. The… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Chemotherapeutics are the most effective treatment for metastatic tumours. However, the ability of cancer cells to become… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND We conducted 20 years of follow-up of women enrolled in a randomized trial to compare the efficacy of radical (Halsted… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Metastases, rather than primary tumours, are responsible for most cancer deaths. To prevent these deaths, improved ways to treat… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
Recent discoveries of endogenous negative regulators of angiogenesis, thrombospondin, angiostatin and glioma-derived angiogenesis… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The initial route of metastases in most patients with melanoma is via the lymphatics to the regional nodes. However, routine… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND Experimental evidence suggests that the growth of a tumor beyond a certain size requires angiogenesis, which may also…