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Metastasis is the spread of cancer from one part of the body to another. A tumor formed by cells that have spread is called a “metastatic tumor” or a “metastasis.” The metastatic tumor contains cells that are like those in the original (primary) tumor. The plural form of metastasis is metastases
Study looks into the virome of early stage, p16-positive OPSCC and neck metastasis

Study looks into the virome of early stage, p16-positive OPSCC and neck metastasis

Naturally produced protein suppresses breast cancer metastasis

Naturally produced protein suppresses breast cancer metastasis

Researchers develop new isolated limb infusion method for melanoma treatment

Researchers develop new isolated limb infusion method for melanoma treatment

A single number aids biomedical data scientists in finding deadly cancer cells

A single number aids biomedical data scientists in finding deadly cancer cells

Halting metastasis by preventing cancer cells from using fat

Halting metastasis by preventing cancer cells from using fat

Researchers confirm safety of cancer-specific PET probe in first-in-human clinical studies

Researchers confirm safety of cancer-specific PET probe in first-in-human clinical studies

New melanoma test may better predict recurrence and improve patient care

New melanoma test may better predict recurrence and improve patient care

Study shows how cancer-causing genes promote metastasis

Study shows how cancer-causing genes promote metastasis

NUS researchers discover new personalized tool for cancer diagnosis

NUS researchers discover new personalized tool for cancer diagnosis

Researchers identify new pathway as biological target for colon cancer

Researchers identify new pathway as biological target for colon cancer

A protein found in ovarian cancer may contribute to neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease

A protein found in ovarian cancer may contribute to neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease

Study may provide novel targetable mechanisms of therapeutic resistance to anti-VEGF therapies

Study may provide novel targetable mechanisms of therapeutic resistance to anti-VEGF therapies

New drug compounds thwart master regulator of tumor growth, metastasis

New drug compounds thwart master regulator of tumor growth, metastasis

Can FDA-approved flu shots be repurposed as treatments for cancer?

Can FDA-approved flu shots be repurposed as treatments for cancer?

Researchers study new immunogenic properties of already existing anti-cancer drugs

Researchers study new immunogenic properties of already existing anti-cancer drugs

Fibroblasts involved in healing wounds play a devastating role in breast cancer development

Fibroblasts involved in healing wounds play a devastating role in breast cancer development

Novel 'tooth-on-a-chip' could open door to personalized dental care

Novel 'tooth-on-a-chip' could open door to personalized dental care

Study hints why some melanomas more likely to spread

Study hints why some melanomas more likely to spread

Scientists create new classification system for tumors

Scientists create new classification system for tumors

Clinical study demonstrates effective alternative to mastectomy for recurrent breast cancer

Clinical study demonstrates effective alternative to mastectomy for recurrent breast cancer