Pancreatic cancer: Mutable cancer cells are more dangerous

Pancreatic cancer often spreads, forming metastases in the liver or lungs. The prognosis is better for patients with metastases in the lungs. However, the organ that is more likely to be affected depends on the cancer cells’ ability to alter their characteristics and shape – as a research team at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has discovered. (Mehr in: Pressemitteilungen – idw – Informationsdienst Wissenschaft)