Metastasis pp 406-410 | Cite as

Effect of Bleomycin Scheduling on Lung Metastases of 3LL and a Subline of Different Metastatic Potential

  • C. Greco
  • F. Calabresi
  • M. Caputo
  • A. Sacchi
  • G. Zupi
Part of the Developments in Oncology book series (DION, volume 4)

Abstract

In the past ten years several reports have shown the heterogeneous nature of both the human and experimental neoplasm. In fact, many authors demonstrated the existence of distinct cell subpopulations in the tumours differing in various characteristics like number of chromosomes, DNA content, antigenic properties, metastatic potential (Fidler, 1978). Moreover, it has been pointed out that the employment of such tumour sublines selected within the same tumour represents a useful tool for experimental chemotherapy studies (Lotan et al., 1979).

Keywords

Fractionation Dition Bleomycin Adriamycin 

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Greco
  • F. Calabresi
  • M. Caputo
  • A. Sacchi
  • G. Zupi

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