Cancer metastasis: Advances in the detection and characterization of disseminated tumour cells facilitate clinical translation

Marija Balic, Nadia Dandachi, Henry Lin, Ram Datar

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Abstract

In summary, taking the exciting new developments into account, we strongly believe that detection and characterization of MRD and CTC must become a part of individualized cancer patient management; such an approach may provide an opportunity to effectively prevent the process of detectable tumour deposit at distant sites, and be another step towards converting this dreadful, high-impact disease into a chronic but manageable entity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)250-255
Number of pages6
JournalNational Medical Journal of India
Volume18
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 2005
Externally publishedYes

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