Articles tagged with: Metastasis

Study sheds new light on how cancer cells adapt to become aggressive

Posted in General News, Publications Published by Reza Roozitalab 04 December 2017

Centrosome amplification: not as clear cut as once thought

Study sheds new light on how cancer cells adapt to become aggressive

A new study from Dr Susana Godinho’s lab has revealed surprising insights into how cancer cells adapt to ‘centrosome amplification’ – a mechanism that they have previously demonstrated to be essential in allowing certain tumours to become aggressive and metastatic.

Blood cell identifies patients with aggressive prostate cancer

Posted in Publications Published by Zoe Leech 19 June 2017

Blood cell identifies patients with aggressive prostate cancer

Patients who have aggressive prostate cancer could be identified by a highly accurate and simple blood test, according to an early study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

The research discovered rare cells in the blood that could be used to identify patients who are 10 times more likely to die of their prostate cancer, allowing targeted treatments to be offered as early as possible.

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