An Ecological Paradigm: Why Do Cancer Cells Metastasize from the Primary Tumor?

From the course by Johns Hopkins University
Introduction to the Biology of Cancer
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Johns Hopkins University
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From the lesson
Metastasis: The Real Killer
The lethal agent of cancer is metastasis. This week, we'll take a good look at this deadly event, TNM staging, the metastatic process, and an ecological paradigm.

Meet the Instructors

  • Kenneth J. Pienta, M.D.
    Kenneth J. Pienta, M.D.
    The Donald S. Coffey Professor of Urology
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute