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primary tumor

Known as: Primary Neoplasm, primary tumors 
A tumor at the original site of origin.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2014
Review
2014
The tumor microenvironment is a complex ecology of cells that evolves with and provides support to tumor cells during the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Purpose: Gene expression analysis identifies several breast cancer subtypes. We examined the relationship of neoadjuvant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The concept of tumor stem cells (TSCs) provides a new paradigm for understanding tumor biology, although it remains unclear… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Functions of individual matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) differentially expressed by tumor cells and stromal cells, are finely… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Most patients with non-small-cell lung cancer have no response to the tyrosine kinase inhibitor gefitinib, which… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Metastasis is a multistep process during which cancer cells disseminate from the site of primary tumors and establish secondary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Metastasis is the principal event leading to death in individuals with cancer, yet its molecular basis is poorly understood. To… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Revisions in stage grouping of the TNM subsets (T=primary tumor, N=regional lymph nodes, M=distant metastasis) in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
There is now considerable direct evidence that tumor growth is angiogenesis–dependent1–4. The most compelling evidence is based… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND Patients with head-and-neck cancers who are free of disease after local therapy remain at high risk for both recurrent… Expand