Tumour Dormancy and Reawakening: Opportunities and Challenges

Adrienne Boire, Seth B. Coffelt, Sergio A. Quezada, Matthew G. Vander Heiden, Ashani T. Weeraratna

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Abstract

Tumour dormancy presents challenges for clinical control and opportunities for scientific discovery. Current pictures of the mechanisms of tumour dormancy and reawakening remain incomplete. The Cancer Research UK's third Marshall Symposium explored tumour dormancy and reawakening in all their forms. In this forum article, we highlight the key challenges and opportunities discussed at this symposium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)762-765
Number of pages4
JournalTrends in Cancer
Volume5
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2019

Keywords

  • advanced cancer
  • metastasis
  • relapse
  • secondary cancer
  • tumour dormancy
  • tumour reawakening

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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