Original Publication Date: 1 March, 2015
Publication / Source: Future Oncology
Authors: Sushmita Bose Nandy, Laxman Gangwani, Zeina Nahleh et al
Cancer stem cells (CSCs) have recently attracted great interest because of their emerging role in initiation, progression and metastasis, combined with their intrinsic resistance to chemotherapy and radiation therapy. CSCs and its interaction with hormones in breast cancer are currently being investigated with the aim of uncovering the molecular mechanisms by which they evade conventional treatment regimens.