Increased growth of colorectal liver metastasis following partial hepatectomy

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Krause, P. ; Flikweert, H. ; Monin, M. ; Seif Amir Hosseini, A. ; Helms, G. ; Cantanhede, G. ; Ghadimi, B. M. ; Koenig, S. (2013)
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Journal: Clinical & Experimental Metastasis, volume 30, issue 5, pages 681-693 (issn: 0262-0898, eissn: 1573-7276)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3663204, doi: 10.1007/s10585-013-9572-y
  • Subject: Partial hepatectomy | DNA Primers | Magnetic resonance imaging | Colorectal metastases; CC531; WAG/Rij rat model; Liver regeneration; Partial hepatectomy; Magnetic resonance imaging | Liver Neoplasms | Colorectal metastases | Cancer Research | Oncology | Hepatectomy | WAG/Rij rat model | CC531 | Colorectal Neoplasms | Animals | Rats | Base Sequence | Cell Line | Research Paper | Liver regeneration

Nearly 50 % of colorectal cancer (CRC) patients develop liver metastases with liver resection being the only option to cure patients. Residual micrometastases or circulating tumor cells are considered a cause of tumor relapse. This work investigates the influence of par... View more
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