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Early-stage breast cancer may contain motile cells

Researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies suggest that although tumour cells during the early-stage of breast cancer do not appear to be invasive, they may already contain motile cells that can wander off via milk duct and start a new tumour somewhere else in the same breast. This discovery is important because the cancer cells may become migratory earlier than expected, and this will change the treatment approach.

Continue Reading January 8, 2008 at 1:56 am 1 comment


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