Huge Discovery by Scientists on How Cancer Spreads

Written by jeremy on December 8, 2005

“Scientists have discovered how cancer spreads from a primary site to other places in the body in a finding that could open doors for new ways of treating and preventing advanced disease.”

“Instead of a cell just breaking off from a tumor and traveling through the bloodstream to another organ where it forms a secondary tumour, or metastasis, researchers in the United States have shown that the cancer sends out envoys to prepare the new site.”

Very interesting article. This could potentially be a very postitive new discovery in the world of medicine.

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