Featured Article: Role of the nervous system in cancer metastasis
As one of the most recognised diseases in the world, research into the pathogenesis of cancer is always evolving. In recent years, the nervous system has been found to play an integral role in the promotion of cancer development and metastasis.
In this review, N Kuol et al. discuss how the release of neurotransmitters and neuropeptides can influence the progression of cancer metastasis and the role the nervous system plays in the metastatic cascade.
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Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research is an online peer-reviewed journal that provides a high-quality forum for all aspects of basic, clinical and translational work in oncology.
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Call for papers: Translational oncology
We are pleased to announce that a number of BioMed Central journals have come together to create a new cross-journal series on translational oncology.
Guest Edited by Prof Tommaso Dragani (Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy), the series is now accepting submissions of research articles that provide important developments in cancer research. Preclinical studies should provide a significant advance in knowledge, and have clear potential for strong clinical impact. For more information on the series, please click here to visit the series page.
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