Breast Cancer Research and Treatment

, Volume 130, Issue 1, pp 119–122

Circulating free DNA: a new surrogate marker for minimal residual disease?

Invited Commentary

DOI: 10.1007/s10549-011-1392-7

Cite this article as:
Fehm, T. & Banys, M. Breast Cancer Res Treat (2011) 130: 119. doi:10.1007/s10549-011-1392-7

Keywords

Free circulating DNABreast cancerDisseminated tumor cellCirculating tumor cellRASSF1APITX2

Abbreviations

cfDNA

Cell-free DNA

BM

Bone marrow

CTC

Circulating tumor cell(s)

DTC

Disseminated tumor cell(s)

MRD

Minimal residual disease

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of TuebingenTuebingenGermany