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Nat Rev Cancer. 2012 Jul;12(7):445-6. doi: 10.1038/nrc3287.

Unifying metastasis--integrating intravasation, circulation and end-organ colonization.

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Integrated Mathematical Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA. jacob.scott@moffitt.org

Abstract

Recent technological advances that have enabled the measurement of circulating tumour cells (CTCs) in patients have spurred interest in the circulatory phase of metastasis. Techniques that do not solely rely on a blood sample allow substantial biological interrogation beyond simply counting CTCs.

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22912952
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PMC4533867
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