Heterogenity Articles

Articles

  • Are primary renal cell carcinoma and metastases of renal cell carcinoma the same cancer?

    Metastasis is a process consisting of cells spreading from the primary site of the cancer to distant parts of the body. Our understanding of this spread is limited and molecular mechanisms causing particular characteristics of metastasis are still unknown.

    Published February 8, 2016
  • Obesity and Prostate Cancer.

    Prostate cancer is a complex, heterogeneous disease. Factors related to detection, particularly PSA screening, further increase heterogeneity in the manifestation of the disease. It is thus not possible to provide a simple summary of the relationship between obesity and prostate cancer.

    Published December 6, 2016