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Aikaterini Tsouma, Chrysanthi Aggeli, Nikolaos Pissimissis, Panagiotis Lembessis, George Nikolaos Zografos, Michael Koutsilieris. Anticancer Res 2008
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Circulating tumor cells (CTC) detection: clinical impact and future directions.
Patrizia Paterlini-Brechot, Naoual Linda Benali. Cancer Lett 2007
610
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Circulating tumor cells, disease progression, and survival in metastatic breast cancer.
Massimo Cristofanilli, G Thomas Budd, Matthew J Ellis, Alison Stopeck, Jeri Matera, M Craig Miller, James M Reuben, Gerald V Doyle, W Jeffrey Allard, Leon W M M Terstappen,[...]. N Engl J Med 2004
24

Molecular signature detection of circulating tumor cells using a panel of selected genes.
Annalisa Gervasoni, Rina M Monasterio Muñoz, Georg S Wengler, Anna Rizzi, Alberto Zaniboni, Ornella Parolini. Cancer Lett 2008
51
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Combined androgen blockade therapy can convert RT-PCR detection of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) and prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) transcripts from positive to negative in the peripheral blood of patients with clinically localized prostate cancer and increase biochemical failure-free survival after curative therapy.
Peter Lembessis, Pavlos Msaouel, Antonis Halapas, Antigone Sourla, Zacharoula Panteleakou, Nikolaos Pissimissis, Constantine Milathianakis, John Bogdanos, Andreas Papaioannou, Evangelos Maragoudakis,[...]. Clin Chem Lab Med 2007
23
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Detection of circulating tumor cells in prostate cancer patients: methodological pitfalls and clinical relevance.
Zacharoula Panteleakou, Peter Lembessis, Antigone Sourla, Nikolaos Pissimissis, Aristides Polyzos, Charalambos Deliveliotis, Michael Koutsilieris. Mol Med 2009
76
21

Circulating tumor cells: the 'leukemic phase' of solid cancers.
Simone Mocellin, Ulrich Keilholz, Carlo Riccardo Rossi, Donato Nitti. Trends Mol Med 2006
157
18

Tumor cells circulate in the peripheral blood of all major carcinomas but not in healthy subjects or patients with nonmalignant diseases.
W Jeffrey Allard, Jeri Matera, M Craig Miller, Madeline Repollet, Mark C Connelly, Chandra Rao, Arjan G J Tibbe, Jonathan W Uhr, Leon W M M Terstappen. Clin Cancer Res 2004
18

Relationship of circulating tumor cells to tumor response, progression-free survival, and overall survival in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer.
Steven J Cohen, Cornelis J A Punt, Nicholas Iannotti, Bruce H Saidman, Kert D Sabbath, Nashat Y Gabrail, Joel Picus, Michael Morse, Edith Mitchell, M Craig Miller,[...]. J Clin Oncol 2008
18


Molecular staging by RT-pCR analysis for PSA and PSMA in peripheral blood and bone marrow samples is an independent predictor of time to biochemical failure following radical prostatectomy for clinically localized prostate cancer.
Constantine S Mitsiades, Peter Lembessis, Antigone Sourla, Constantine Milathianakis, Athanassios Tsintavis, Michael Koutsilieris. Clin Exp Metastasis 2004
42
16

Isolation of rare circulating tumour cells in cancer patients by microchip technology.
Sunitha Nagrath, Lecia V Sequist, Shyamala Maheswaran, Daphne W Bell, Daniel Irimia, Lindsey Ulkus, Matthew R Smith, Eunice L Kwak, Subba Digumarthy, Alona Muzikansky,[...]. Nature 2007
16

Multiple molecular markers as predictors of colorectal cancer in patients with normal perioperative serum carcinoembryonic antigen levels.
Jaw-Yuan Wang, Shiu-Ru Lin, Deng-Chyang Wu, Chien-Yu Lu, Fang-Jung Yu, Jan-Sing Hsieh, Tian-Lu Cheng, Lok-Beng Koay, Yih-Huei Uen. Clin Cancer Res 2007
60
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Meta-analysis shows that detection of circulating tumor cells indicates poor prognosis in patients with colorectal cancer.
Nuh N Rahbari, Maximilian Aigner, Kristian Thorlund, Nathan Mollberg, Edith Motschall, Katrin Jensen, Markus K Diener, Markus W Büchler, Moritz Koch, Jürgen Weitz. Gastroenterology 2010
224
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Molecular markers detecting circulating melanoma cells by reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction: methodological pitfalls and clinical relevance.
Adrianos Nezos, Peter Lembessis, Antigone Sourla, Nikolaos Pissimissis, Helen Gogas, Michael Koutsilieris. Clin Chem Lab Med 2009
25
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Detection of disseminated tumor cells in peripheral blood.
V Zieglschmid, C Hollmann, O Böcher. Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 2005
181
16

Multiplex RT-PCR-based detections of CEA, CK20 and EGFR in colorectal cancer patients.
Aikaterini Tsouma, Chrysanthi Aggeli, Panagiotis Lembessis, George-N Zografos, Dimitris-P Korkolis, Dimitrios Pectasides, Maria Skondra, Nikolaos Pissimissis, Anastasia Tzonou, Michael Koutsilieris. World J Gastroenterol 2010
22
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The prognostic value of circulating tumor cells in patients with melanoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Simone Mocellin, Dave Hoon, Alessandro Ambrosi, Donato Nitti, Carlo Riccardo Rossi. Clin Cancer Res 2006
151
13

Circulating and disseminated tumor cells in the management of breast cancer.
Jeffrey S Ross, Elzbieta A Slodkowska. Am J Clin Pathol 2009
82
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Prognostic significance of multiple molecular markers for patients with stage II colorectal cancer undergoing curative resection.
Yih-Huei Uen, Shiu-Ru Lin, Deng-Chyang Wu, Yu-Chung Su, Jeng-Yih Wu, Tian-Lu Cheng, Chin-Wen Chi, Jaw-Yuan Wang. Ann Surg 2007
65
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Increased detection of circulating tumor cells in the blood of colorectal carcinoma patients using two reverse transcription-PCR assays and multiple blood samples.
R Q Wharton, S K Jonas, C Glover, Z A Khan, A Klokouzas, H Quinn, M Henry, T G Allen-Mersh. Clin Cancer Res 1999
98
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Role of circulating tumour cells in predicting recurrence after excision of primary colorectal carcinoma.
T G Allen-Mersh, T K McCullough, H Patel, R Q Wharton, C Glover, S K Jonas. Br J Surg 2007
71
13

Circulating tumor cells in colorectal cancer: correlation with clinical and pathological variables.
J Sastre, M L Maestro, J Puente, S Veganzones, R Alfonso, S Rafael, J A García-Saenz, M Vidaurreta, M Martín, M Arroyo,[...]. Ann Oncol 2008
148
13

Quantitative detection of circulating tumor cells in cutaneous and ocular melanoma and quality assessment by real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction.
Ulrich Keilholz, Petra Goldin-Lang, Nikolaos E Bechrakis, Nicole Max, Anne Letsch, Alexander Schmittel, Carmen Scheibenbogen, Karin Heufelder, Alexander Eggermont, Eckhard Thiel. Clin Cancer Res 2004
74
13

Prognostic significance of circulating tumor cells in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer.
S J Cohen, C J A Punt, N Iannotti, B H Saidman, K D Sabbath, N Y Gabrail, J Picus, M A Morse, E Mitchell, M C Miller,[...]. Ann Oncol 2009
342
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Epithelial molecular markers in the peripheral blood of patients with colorectal cancer.
Ghaith Khair, John R T Monson, John Greenman. Dis Colon Rectum 2007
38
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Circulating tumor cells: detection, molecular profiling and future prospects.
Karine Jacob, Caroline Sollier, Nada Jabado. Expert Rev Proteomics 2007
74
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Methods for isolating circulating epithelial cells and criteria for their classification as carcinoma cells.
T Fehm, E F Solomayer, S Meng, T Tucker, N Lane, J Wang, G Gebauer. Cytotherapy 2005
77
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Molecular detection of tyrosinase transcripts in peripheral blood from patients with malignant melanoma: correlation of PCR sensitivity threshold with clinical and pathologic disease characteristics.
Georgios Mitropapas, Andrianos Nezos, Antonis Halapas, Nikolaos Pissimissis, Peter Lembessis, Antigone Sourla, Pericles Vassilopoulos, Michael Koutsilieris. Clin Chem Lab Med 2006
18
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Detection of circulating cytokeratin-positive cells in the blood of breast cancer patients using immunomagnetic enrichment and digital microscopy.
Thomas E Witzig, Blaise Bossy, Teresa Kimlinger, Patrick C Roche, James N Ingle, Clive Grant, John Donohue, Vera J Suman, Douglas Harrington, Jose Torre-Bueno,[...]. Clin Cancer Res 2002
124
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Prognostic relevance of occult nodal micrometastases and circulating tumor cells in colorectal cancer in a prospective multicenter trial.
Kazuo Koyanagi, Anton J Bilchik, Sukamal Saha, Roderick R Turner, David Wiese, Martin McCarter, Perry Shen, Linda Deacon, David Elashoff, Dave S B Hoon. Clin Cancer Res 2008
87
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Quantitative real-time RT-PCR for detection of disseminated tumor cells in peripheral blood of patients with colorectal cancer using different mRNA markers.
Ronny Schuster, Nicole Max, Benno Mann, Karin Heufelder, Florian Thilo, Jörn Gröne, Franziska Rokos, Heinz-Johannes Buhr, Eckhard Thiel, Ulrich Keilholz. Int J Cancer 2004
106
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Cytogenetic evidence that circulating epithelial cells in patients with carcinoma are malignant.
Tanja Fehm, Arthur Sagalowsky, Edward Clifford, Peter Beitsch, Hossein Saboorian, David Euhus, Songdong Meng, Larry Morrison, Thomas Tucker, Nancy Lane,[...]. Clin Cancer Res 2002
227
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KRAS codon 61, 146 and BRAF mutations predict resistance to cetuximab plus irinotecan in KRAS codon 12 and 13 wild-type metastatic colorectal cancer.
F Loupakis, A Ruzzo, C Cremolini, B Vincenzi, L Salvatore, D Santini, G Masi, I Stasi, E Canestrari, E Rulli,[...]. Br J Cancer 2009
402
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Detection of carcinoembryonic antigen messenger RNA-expressing cells in peripheral blood 7 days after curative surgery is a novel prognostic factor in colorectal cancer.
Sotaro Sadahiro, Toshiyuki Suzuki, Yuji Maeda, Satoshi Yurimoto, Seiei Yasuda, Hiroyasu Makuuchi, Akemi Kamijo, Chieko Murayama. Ann Surg Oncol 2007
37
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Persistent presence of postoperative circulating tumor cells is a poor prognostic factor for patients with stage I-III colorectal cancer after curative resection.
Yih-Huei Uen, Chien-Yu Lu, Hsiang-Lin Tsai, Fang-Jung Yu, Ming-Yii Huang, Tian-Lu Cheng, Shiu-Ru Lin, Jaw-Yuan Wang. Ann Surg Oncol 2008
65
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Identification of early-stage colorectal cancer patients at risk of relapse post-resection by immunobead reverse transcription-PCR analysis of peritoneal lavage fluid for malignant cells.
Julia M Lloyd, Cassandra M McIver, Sally-Anne Stephenson, Peter J Hewett, Nicholas Rieger, Jennifer E Hardingham. Clin Cancer Res 2006
94
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Molecular detection of circulating cancer cells in the peripheral blood of patients with colorectal cancer by using membrane array with a multiple mRNA marker panel.
Ching-Sheng Yeh, Jaw-Yuan Wang, Chan-Han Wu, Inn-Wen Chong, Fu-Yen Chung, Yung-Hsin Wang, Ya-Ping Yu, Shiu-Ru Lin. Int J Oncol 2006
46
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Usefulness and clinical significance of quantitative real-time RT-PCR to detect isolated tumor cells in the peripheral blood and tumor drainage blood of patients with colorectal cancer.
Hisae Iinuma, Kota Okinaga, Hiroshi Egami, Koshi Mimori, Naoko Hayashi, Koujiro Nishida, Miki Adachi, Masaki Mori, Mitsuru Sasako. Int J Oncol 2006
78
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Adjuvant chemotherapy versus observation in patients with colorectal cancer: a randomised study.
Richard Gray, Jennifer Barnwell, Christopher McConkey, Robert K Hills, Norman S Williams, David J Kerr. Lancet 2007
833
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Sensitive detection of colorectal cancer in peripheral blood by septin 9 DNA methylation assay.
Robert Grützmann, Bela Molnar, Christian Pilarsky, Jens K Habermann, Peter M Schlag, Hans D Saeger, Stephan Miehlke, Thomas Stolz, Fabian Model, Uwe J Roblick,[...]. PLoS One 2008
258
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Circulating methylated SEPT9 DNA in plasma is a biomarker for colorectal cancer.
Theo deVos, Reimo Tetzner, Fabian Model, Gunter Weiss, Matthias Schuster, Jürgen Distler, Kathryn V Steiger, Robert Grützmann, Christian Pilarsky, Jens K Habermann,[...]. Clin Chem 2009
320
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DNA methylation biomarkers for blood-based colorectal cancer screening.
Catherine Lofton-Day, Fabian Model, Theo Devos, Reimo Tetzner, Juergen Distler, Matthias Schuster, Xiaoling Song, Ralf Lesche, Volker Liebenberg, Matthias Ebert,[...]. Clin Chem 2008
314
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Circulating tumor cells with a putative stem cell phenotype in peripheral blood of patients with breast cancer.
Panayiotis A Theodoropoulos, Hara Polioudaki, Sofia Agelaki, Galatea Kallergi, Zacharenia Saridaki, Dimitris Mavroudis, Vassilis Georgoulias. Cancer Lett 2010
187
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Prognostic value of the molecular detection of circulating tumor cells using a multimarker reverse transcription-PCR assay for cytokeratin 19, mammaglobin A, and HER2 in early breast cancer.
Michail Ignatiadis, Galatea Kallergi, Maria Ntoulia, Maria Perraki, Stella Apostolaki, Maria Kafousi, Grigorios Chlouverakis, Efstathios Stathopoulos, Evi Lianidou, Vassilis Georgoulias,[...]. Clin Cancer Res 2008
165
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Circulating tumor cells versus imaging--predicting overall survival in metastatic breast cancer.
G Thomas Budd, Massimo Cristofanilli, Mathew J Ellis, Allison Stopeck, Ernest Borden, M Craig Miller, Jeri Matera, Madeline Repollet, Gerald V Doyle, Leon W M M Terstappen,[...]. Clin Cancer Res 2006
532
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Detection of CK19, CK20 and EGFR mRNAs in peripheral blood of carcinoma patients: correlation with clinical stage of disease.
Angela Gradilone, Paola Gazzaniga, Ida Silvestri, Orietta Gandini, Luciana Trasatti, Salvatore Lauro, Luigi Frati, Anna Maria Aglianò. Oncol Rep 2003
54
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MicroRNAs are novel biomarkers of colorectal cancer.
M I Aslam, K Taylor, J H Pringle, J S Jameson. Br J Surg 2009
88
10


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