Web-link to the various projects and the Steering Committee: www.radium.no/micrometastasis
We are particularly interested in two groups of patients:
1. Patients with primary bone sarcomas
2. Prostate cancer patients.
In the first group we have used a technique of immunomagnetic isolation.
This collaboration is with the Department of Tumorbiology.
In the latter cytokeratin staining by standard immuncytochemistry is used.Bone sarcoma
to view the recent publication in Clinical Cancer Research (pdf-file).Prostate cancer
You may view the poster (click here
Fifth Int. Symposium on Minimal Residual Disease, San Francisco, September 2005
In February 2007 this clinical material was published in Int.J.Cancer:
Impact of disseminated tumor cells in bone marrow at diagnosis in patients with nonmetastatic prostate cancer treated by definitive radiotherapy (Paper in pdf format
Contact person: Arne Berg MD firstname.lastname@example.org
Research Fellow, Department Group of Clinical Medicine
University of Oslo
Telephone: 22 93 53 72