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Lymphatic vessels actively contribute to the spread of cancer metastases from various organs. This unexpected realisation is the result of a joint study as part of the research initiative Skintegrity.

Lymphatic vessels spread cancer metastases

Lymphatic vessels actively contribute to the spread of cancer metastases from various organs. This unexpected realisation is the result of a joint study as part of the research initiative Skintegrity. MORE










Lymph vessels in the lungs (green) increase the spread of metastatic melanoma cells (red).
(Image: Science Advances / Michael Detmar Group)