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Predictors of cancer disease progression improve patient selection for metastasis-directed therapy
Date:12/11/2012

with patients who developed widespread metastatic disease. The results demonstrate a biological basis for oligometastasis and a potential for using microRNA expression to identify patients most likely to remain oligometastatic after metastasis-directed treatment.

"With these findings, we are now able to use microRNA expression to characterize oligometastasis and ultimately better select patients with tumor metastasis for curative interventions," said study author Ralph Weichselbaum, MD, director of the Ludwig Center for Metastasis Research at the University of Chicago. "Also understanding the molecular basis of tumor metastasis will allow for the targeting of specific biological processes to treat patients with more advanced tumor spread."


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Contact: Rachel Steinhardt
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Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
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