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Metastasis of Circulating Tumor Cells: Speed Matters.
- Author(s): Freitas, Vanessa Morais
- Hilfenhaus, Georg
- Iruela-Arispe, M Luisa
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1534580718301928?via%3Dihub
The mechanisms involved in tumor cell extravasation during metastasis remain incompletely understood. In this issue of Developmental Cell, Follain and colleagues (2018) demonstrate that blood flow velocity is an important regulator of circulating tumor cell exit from the bloodstream.