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Circulating tumour cell traits to guide better treatment for metastatic breast cancer

Anke van Eekelen

RESEARCHING the genetic profile of tumour cells that have spread to cause secondary tumours may provide an avenue to effectively combat metastatic breast cancer. 183 more words

Research News

Midnight MRI

I had a full chest-abdomen-pelvis CT done just before radiation was over. I called a week later and was told  by my oncologist’s assistant that it was clear. 366 more words

Hate That Cancer

More than 40 plant-based compounds can turn on genes that slow the spread of cancer

07 SEP 0212

WSU researcher documents links between nutrients, genes and cancer spread

More than 40 compounds turn on genes slowing metastasis

PULLMAN, Wash.—More than 40 plant-based compounds can turn on genes that slow the spread of cancer, according to a first-of-its-kind study by a Washington State University researcher. 633 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

Scientists create 'evolved' protein that may stop cancer from spreading

September 28, 2014

A team of Stanford researchers has developed a protein therapy that disrupts the process that causes cancer cells to break away from original tumor sites, travel through the blood stream and start aggressive new growths elsewhere in the body. 992 more words


Lung Nodule , 15 years old boy

Case of metastatic Osteosarcoma to the lung

  • cellular smear composed of plasmacytoid cells
  • pleomorphism
  • osteoid matrix strands
  • mitosis



I spent my summer watching Metastasis

I spent my summer watching MetastasisAll summer long I looked forward to watching Walter and Jose stumble through their lives while cooking the blue meth. 216 more words


Potential new imaging test for metastatic prostate cancer

According to a newly published study in the journal Cancer Research, a collaborative research team at the Massey Cancer Center of Virgina Commonwealth University and at Johns Hopkins has developed a new, systemically administered, non-invasive, molecular-genetic technique to image bone metastases resulting from prostate cancer. 174 more words