In vitro evaluation of glioma cell migration after photon and carbon ion radiation therapy

S. Rieken, A. Mohr, L. Orschiedt, S. Brons, O. Nairz, M. Winter, T. Haberer, L. Zipp, J. Debus & S. Combs
Background: Deep and fast tumor infiltration greatly impairs local control of malignant gliomas, resulting in low cure rates and dismal prognosis. Tumor-associated disturbance of the blood brain barrier facilitates the entry of blood-borne promigratory ligands such as chemokines and phospholipids into[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]