Cancer Growth and Metastasis

An international, peer reviewed, open access journal on all aspects of the growth, invasion and spread of cancer within the body, including mutation, carcinogenesis, proliferation, tumor formation and metastasis.  The journal aims to explore both basic and applied research, on the molecular, cellular or organ levels.

Editor in Chief: Professor Marc D. Basson

ISSN: 1179-0644

Processing Speed: High quality, constructive peer review and rapid editorial decision within an average of four weeks.

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Prognostic Value of Her2/neu Expression in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors: Immunohistochemical Study
Ahmed M. Abd El-Aziz, Eman A. Ibrahim, Ashraf. Abd-Elmoghny, Mohammed. El-Bassiouny, Zina M. Laban, Somaia A. Saad El-Din, Youhanna. Shohdy
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2017:10 1179064417690543
Original Research | Published on 16 Feb 2017

First-in-Human Phase 1 Trial of Agarose Beads Containing Murine RENCA Cells in Advanced Solid Tumors
Barry H. Smith, Tapan Parikh, Zoe P. Andrada, Thomas J. Fahey, Nathaniel Berman, Madeline Wiles, Angelica Nazarian, Joanne Thomas, Anna Arreglado, Eugene Akahoho, David J. Wolf, Daniel M. Levine, Thomas S. Parker, Lawrence S. Gazda and Allyson J. Ocean
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2016:9 9-20
Original Research | Published on 02 Aug 2016

Impact of Transfusion on Cancer Growth and Outcome
Hadi A. Goubran, Mohamed Elemary, Miryana Radosevich, Jerard Seghatchian, Magdy El-Ekiaby and Thierry Burnouf
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2016:9 1-8
Review | Published on 13 Mar 2016

Introductory Editorial: Animal Models of Cancer Biology
Nelson S. Yee, Natalia Ignatenko, Niklas Finnberg, Nikki Lee and Douglas Stairs
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 115-118
Editorial | Published on 10 Dec 2015

Synergistic Effects of Crizotinib and Temozolomide in Experimental FIG-ROS1 Fusion-Positive Glioblastoma
Arabinda Das, Ron Ron Cheng, Megan L.T. Hilbert, Yaenette N. Dixon-Moh, Michele Decandio, William Alex Vandergrift III, Naren L. Banik, Scott M. Lindhorst, David Cachia, Abhay K. Varma, Sunil J. Patel and Pierre Giglio
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:8 51-60
Original Research | Published on 01 Dec 2015

Cancer Metastases: Early Dissemination and Late Recurrences
Sten Friberg and Andreas Nyström
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:8 43-49
Short Review | Published on 29 Nov 2015

Mutant K-RAS Promotes Invasion and Metastasis in Pancreatic Cancer Through GTPase Signaling Pathways
Julianna Padavano, Rebecca S. Henkhaus, Hwudaurw Chen, Bethany A. Skovan, Haiyan Cui and Natalia A. Ignatenko
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 95-113
Original Research | Published on 19 Oct 2015

Current State of Animal (Mouse) Modeling in Melanoma Research
Omer F. Kuzu, Felix D. Nguyen, Mohammad A. Noory and Arati Sharma
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 81-94
Review | Published on 06 Oct 2015

Time-serial Assessment of Drug Combination Interventions in a Mouse Model of Colorectal Carcinogenesis Using Optical Coherence Tomography
Susan LeGendre-McGhee, Photini S. Rice, R. Andrew Wall, Kyle J. Sprute, Ramireddy Bommireddy, Amber M. Luttman, Raymond B. Nagle, Edward R. Abril, Katrina Farrell, Chiu-Hsieh Hsu, Denise J. Roe, Eugene W. Gerner, Natalia A. Ignatenko and Jennifer K. Barton
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 63-80
Original Research | Published on 07 Sep 2015

Use of Animal Models in Understanding Cancer-induced Bone Pain
Lauren M. Slosky, Tally M. Largent-Milnes and Todd W. Vanderah
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 47-62
Review | Published on 23 Aug 2015 | Video abstract

Esophageal Cancer: Insights From Mouse Models
Marie-Pier Tétreault
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 37-46
Review | Published on 16 Aug 2015

Emerging and Evolving Ovarian Cancer Animal Models
Alexander S. Bobbs, Jennifer M. Cole and Karen D. Cowden Dahl
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 29-36
Review | Published on 12 Aug 2015

Skin Carcinogenesis Studies Using Mouse Models with Altered Polyamines
Shannon L. Nowotarski, David J. Feith and Lisa M. Shantz
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 17-27
Review | Published on 09 Aug 2015

New Insight on the Role of Plasminogen Receptor in Cancer Progression
Seema Kumari and Ramarao Malla
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:8 35-42
Review | Published on 29 Jul 2015

Pattern Recognition Receptors in Cancer Progression and Metastasis
Sanjay Pandey, Saurabh Singh, Vandana Anang, Anant N. Bhatt, K. Natarajan and Bilikere S. Dwarakanath
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:8 25-34
Review | Published on 23 Jul 2015

Molecular Heterogeneity in Primary Breast Carcinomas and Axillary Lymph Node Metastases Assessed by Genomic Fingerprinting Analysis
Rachel E. Ellsworth, Allyson L. Toro, Heather L. Blackburn, Alisha Decewicz, Brenda Deyarmin, Kimberly A. Mamula, Nicholas S. Costantino, Jeffrey A. Hooke, Craig D. Shriver and Darrell L. Ellsworth
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:8 15-24
Original Research | Published on 20 Jul 2015

Single and Multiple Gene Manipulations in Mouse Models of Human Cancer
Heather L. Lehman and Douglas B. Stairs
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:Suppl. 1 1-15
Review | Published on 13 Jul 2015

Wound Healing and Cancer Stem Cells: Inflammation as a Driver of Treatment Resistance in Breast Cancer
Kimberly M. Arnold, Lynn M. Opdenaker, Daniel Flynn and Jennifer Sims-Mourtada
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2015:8 1-13
Review | Published on 29 Jan 2015

A Role for the Cavin-3/Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Signaling Axis in the Regulation of PMA-Activated Human HT1080 Fibrosarcoma Cell Neoplastic Phenotype
Chirine Toufaily, Cyndia Charfi, Bayader Annabi and Borhane Annabi
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2014:7 43-51
Original Research | Published on 08 Dec 2014

Bone Disease in Multiple Myeloma: Pathophysiology and Management
Abdul Hameed, Jennifer J. Brady, Paul Dowling, Martin Clynes and Peter O’Gorman
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2014:7 33-42
Review | Published on 10 Aug 2014

Systemic Platelet-activating Factor Receptor Activation Augments Experimental Lung Tumor Growth and Metastasis
Patrick C. Hackler, Sarah Reuss, Raymond L. Konger, Jeffrey B. Travers and Ravi P. Sahu
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2014:7 27-32
Short Report | Published on 19 Jun 2014

Cancer Chemoprevention: Current State of the Art
Kristin R. Landis-Piwowar and Neena R. Iyer
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2014:7 19-25
Review | Published on 10 Jun 2014

Regulation of Tumor Growth and Metastasis: The Role of Tumor Microenvironment
Hadi A. Goubran, Rami R. Kotb, Julie Stakiw, Mohamed E. Emara and Thierry Burnouf
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2014:7 9-18
Review | Published on 02 Jun 2014

TGF-β Mediated Crosstalk Between Malignant Hepatocyte and Tumor Microenvironment in Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Devendra Kumar Gupta, Neetu Singh and Dinesh Kumar Sahu
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2014:7 1-8
Commentary | Published on 23 Mar 2014

The Osteoblastic and Osteoclastic Interactions in Spinal Metastases Secondary to Prostate Cancer
Sathana Dushyanthen, Davina A.F. Cossigny and Gerald M.Y. Quan
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2013:6 61-80
Review | Published on 27 Nov 2013

Enhancing Cancer Drug Discovery through Novel Cell Signaling Pathway Panel Strategy
Liang Schweizer and Litao Zhang
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2013:6 53-59
Perspective | Published on 20 Aug 2013

Curcuma Contra Cancer? Curcumin and Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Stefanie Kewitz, Ines Volkmer and Martin S. Staege
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2013:6 35-52
Review | Published on 08 Aug 2013

Animal Cancer Models of Skeletal Metastasis
Catherine Hibberd, Davina A.F. Cossigny and Gerald M.Y. Quan
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2013:6 23-34
Review | Published on 01 Aug 2013

Repopulation of Ovarian Cancer Cells After Chemotherapy
Carlos M. Telleria
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2013:6 15-21
Perspective | Published on 18 Feb 2013

Synergistic Lethality of Mifepristone and LY294002 in Ovarian Cancer Cells
Stacy L. Wempe, Carlos D. Gamarra-Luques and Carlos M. Telleria
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2013:6 1-13
Review | Published on 28 Jan 2013

Safety and Efficacy of Sorafenib in Renal Cell Carcinoma
Julien Edeline, Elodie Vauléon, Nathalie Rioux-Leclercq, Christophe Perrin, Cécile Vigneau, Karim Bensalah and Brigitte Laguerre
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2012:5 35-47
Review | Published on 12 Nov 2012

Ras-Association Domain Family 1C Protein Enhances Breast Tumor Growth In Vivo
Mark E. Reeves,, Robert J. Aragon,, Mariana Alfakhouri, Shin-Tai Chen, Nancy Lowen, Subburaman Mohan and Yousef G. Amaar,
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2012:5 27-33
Original Research | Published on 29 Aug 2012

The Syngeneic BT4C Rat Malignant Glioma is a Valuable Model to Study Myelomonocytic Cells in Tumors
Thomas Wirth, Farizan Ahmad, Agnieszka Pacholska, Haritha Samaranayake and Seppo Ylä-Herttuala,
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2012:5 19-25
Original Research | Published on 28 May 2012

Role of Metastasis in Hypertabastic Survival Analysis of Breast Cancer: Interaction with Clinical and Gene Expression Variables
Mohammad A. Tabatabai, Wayne M. Eby, Nadim Nimeh, and Karan P. Singh.
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2012:5 1-17
Original Research | Published on 20 Feb 2012

Preoperative Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Levels as a Prognostic Marker for Stage II or III Colorectal Cancer Patients
Ozgur Kemik, Ahu Sarbay Kemik, Aziz Sümer, Sevim Purisa, A. Cumhur Dulger, Hüseyin Begenik, Ismail Hasirci and Sefa Tuzun
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2011:4 25-32
Original Research | Published on 16 May 2011

Peroxireduxin-4 is Over-Expressed in Colon Cancer and its Down-Regulation Leads to Apoptosis
Sandra M. Leydold, Michael Seewald, Christian Stratowa, Klaus Kaserer, Wolfgang Sommergruber, Norbert Kraut and Norbert Schweifer
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2011:4 7-23
Original Research | Published on 02 May 2011 | Highly accessed (previous month)

Serum YKL-40 Levels in Patients with Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Ozkan Yilmaz, Ozgur Kemik, Ahu Kemik, Aziz Sumer, A. Cumhur Dülger, Ismail Hasirci, Nejat Almali, Sevim Purisa and Çetin Kotan
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2011:4 1-5
Original Research | Published on 04 Apr 2011

The Effect of a Mediterranean Meal on Sprague Dawley Rats DMBA-Induced Mammary Tumors
Paula C. Pereira, A. Filipa Vicente, Maria F. Mesquita and António S. Cabrita
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2010:3 35-42
Original Research | Published on 27 Oct 2010

Targeted Knockdown of Tissue Factor in B16F10 Melanoma Cells Suppresses their Ability to Metastasize to Bone and Cause Cancellous Bone Loss
Amanda Politano, Martin Butcher, Melec Zeadin, Peter Gross, Nima Vaezzadeh and Stephen G. Shaughnessy
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2010:3 21-33
Original Research | Published on 22 Jul 2010

Lipases and Related Molecules in Cancer
Martin S. Staege, Manuela Hesse and Daniela Max
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2010:3 11-20
Review | Published on 07 Apr 2010

Inhibition of MLK3 Decreases Proliferation and Increases Antiproliferative Activity of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) Inhibitor in Pancreatic Cancer Cell Lines
Sreenivasa R. Chandana, Cheryl M. Leece, Kathleen A. Gallo, Burra V. Madhukar and Barbara A. Conley
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2010:3 1-9
Original Research | Published on 09 Mar 2010

BITC Sensitizes Pancreatic Adenocarcinomas to TRAIL-induced Apoptosis
Christina A. Wicker, Ravi P. Sahu, Kashmira Kulkarni-Datar, Sanjay K. Srivastava and Thomas L. Brown
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2009:2 45-55
Original Research | Published on 20 Jan 2010

A Cancer Gene Therapy Approach that Targets Tumor-associated Hyaluronan
Shona T. Dougherty and Graeme J. Dougherty
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2009:2 29-43
Original Research | Published on 30 Nov 2009

Molecular Imaging of Proteases in Cancer
Yunan Yang, Hao Hong, Yin Zhang and Weibo Cai
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2009:2 13-27
Review | Published on 17 Aug 2009

The Novel Vascular Disrupting Agent ANG501 Induces Cell Cycle Arrest and Enhances Endothelial Cell Sensitivity to Radiation
Shona T. Dougherty, Sean E. Walker, Peter D. Davis and Graeme J. Dougherty
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2009:2 1-10
Original Research | Published on 16 Jun 2009

Carcinoma En Cuirasse of Scrotum—Metastatic Malignancy from A Lung Primary
Ramanan Rajasundaram, Richard Montague and Eric Lupton
Cancer Growth Metastasis 2009:2 11-12
Case Report | Published on 01 May 2009

Possible Mitochondria-Associated Enzymatic Role in Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Residual Disease
Ian Kusao, David Troelstrup and Bruce Shiramizu
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2008:1 3-8

Published on 24 Nov 2008

Introductory Editorial (Cancer Growth and Metastasis)
Marc D. Basson
Cancer Growth and Metastasis 2008:1 1-2
Published on 29 Jul 2008

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