Establishment and characterization of a liposarcoma cell line obtained from a peritoneal sarcomatosis

Sabrina Mersch, Heny Ashmawy, Birte Möhlendick, Stefan A. Topp, Petra Reinecke, Roland P. Piekorz, Nikolas H. Stoecklein, Wolfram Trudo Knoefel & Andreas Krieg
Introduction: Liposarcomas represent 9-18% of all soft tissue sarcomas. They are subclassified into well differentiated, dedifferentiated, myxoid/round cell and pleomorphic liposarcoma. Approximately 50 -70% of patients with retroperitoneal or intraabdominal sarcoma develop a relapse [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]