Circulating Tumor Cells Publications

1.      Glinskii, A.B., Smith, B.A., Jiang, P., Li, X-M., Yang, M., Hoffman, R.M., Glinsky, G.V.  Viable circulating metastatic cells produced in orthotopic but not ectopic prostate cancer models.  Cancer Res. 63, 4239-4243, 2003.

2.       Berezovskaya, O., Schimmer, A.D., Glinskii, A.B., Pinilla, C., Hoffman, R.M., Reed, J.C., and Glinsky, G.V.  Increased expression of apoptosis inhibitor protein XIAP contributes to anoikis resistance of circulating human prostate cancer metastasis precursor cells.  Cancer Research 65, 2378-2386, 2005.

3.     Glinsky, G.V., Glinskii, A.B., Berezovskaya, O., Smith, B.A., Jiang, P., Li, X-M., Yang, M., Hoffman, R.M.  Dual-color-coded imaging of viable circulating prostate carcinoma cells reveals genetic exchange between tumor cells in vivo, contributing to highly metastatic phenotypes.  Cell Cycle 5, 191-197, 2006.

4.     Berezovska, O.P., Glinskii, A.B., Yang, Z., Li, X.M., Hoffman, R.M., and Glinsky, G.V.  Essential role for activation of the Polycomb Group (PcG) protein chromatin silencing pathway in metastatic prostate cancer.  Cell Cycle 5, 1886-1901, 2006.

5.     Kojima T, Hashimoto Y, Watanabe Y, Kagawa S, Uno F, Kuroda S, Tazawa H, Kyo S, Mizuguchi H, Urata Y, Tanaka N, Fujiwara T. A simple biological imaging system for detecting viable human circulating tumor cells.  J Clin Invest. 119,3172-3181, 2009.

6.     Kolostova, K., Pinterova, D., Hoffman, R.M., and Bobek, V.  Circulating human prostate cancer cells from an orthotopic mouse model rapidly captured by immunomagnetic beads and imaged by GFP expression.  Anticancer Res.31, 1535-1539, 2011.  

7.     Menen, R.S., Pinney, E., Kolostova, K., Bobek, V., Suetsugu, A., Zhang, N., Bouvet, M., and Hoffman, R.M.  A rapid imageable in vivo metastasis assay for circulating tumor cells.  Anticancer Res. 31, 3125-3128, 2011.

8.     Zhou, J., Hu, L., Yu, Z., Zheng, J., Yang, D., Bouvet, M., and Hoffman R.M.  Marker expression in circulating cancer cells of pancreatic cancer patients.  J. Surg. Res. 171, 631-636, 2011.

9.     Menen, R., Pinney, E., Hassanein, M.K., Kolostova, K., Bobek, V., Suetsugu, A., Zhang, N., Bouvet, M., and Hoffman, R.M.  Inhibition of metastasis of circulating human prostate cancer cells in the chick embryo by an extracellular matrix produced by foreskin fibroblasts in culture.  Anticancer Research 32, 1573-1577, 2012.

10.   Menen, R., Zhao, M., Zhang, L., Hassanein, M.K., Bobek, V., Kolostova, K., Bouvet, M., and Hoffman, R.M.  Comparative chemosensitivity of circulating human prostate cancer cells and primary cancer cells.  Anticancer Research 32, 2881-2884, 2012.

11.   Menen, R.S., Hassanein, M.K., Momiyama, M., Suetsugu, A., Moossa, A.R., Hoffman, R.M., and Bouvet, M.  Tumor-educated macrophages promote tumor growth and peritoneal metastasis in an orthotopic nude mouse model of human pancreatic cancer.  In Vivo 26, 565-569, 2012.

12.   Kolostova, K., Zhang, Y., Hoffman, R.M., and Bobek, V. In vitro culture and characterization of human lung cancer circulating tumor cells isolated by size exclusion from an orthotopic nude-mouse model expressing fluorescent protein. J. Fluoresc. 24, 1531-1536, 2014.