Special Issue "Brain Metastasis 2014"


A special issue of International Journal of Molecular Sciences (ISSN 1422-0067). This special issue belongs to the section "Molecular Pathology".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 March 2014)

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Dario Marchetti
Department of Pathology & Immunology, Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, Director CTC Core Facility, Baylor College of Medicine Mail stop 315, One Baylor Plaza Houston, TX, 77030, U.S.A.
Website: http://www.bcm.edu/pathimmuno/index.cfm?pmid=13983
E-Mail: marchett@bcm.edu
Phone: +1 713 798 2335
Fax: +1 713 798 1956
Interests: mechanisms of brain metastasis; the biology and therapeutic utility of circulating tumor cells (CTCs); the roles of heparanase in development and disease

Special Issue Information

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Prof. Dr. Dario Marchetti
Guest Editor


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  • brain metastasis
  • molecular determinants
  • biological systems
  • pre-clinical models
  • therapeutic interventions
  • drug therapy
  • new drug discovery
  • biomarkers
  • brain metastasis prevention and/or treatment
  • genomics
  • proteomics
  • metabolomics

Published Papers (1 paper)

Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2014, 15(4), 5663-5679; doi:10.3390/ijms15045663
Received: 20 January 2014; in revised form: 10 March 2014 / Accepted: 25 March 2014 / Published: 2 April 2014
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Last update: 31 January 2014

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