2003/10/01 Elhuyar Zientzia Iturria: Elhuyar aldizkaria
One of the biggest difficulties in curing cancer is often the tendency of cancer cells to disperse it through the body. This significantly makes treatment difficult.
Now, however, they have identified a protein that removes cancer cells from the original tissue and helps them settle and grow in the new place: The protein |.
The malfunction of the protein causes metastasis and molecules that inhibit its activity have been found. These inhibitors make cancer cells unable to look at the new place.