Platelet-Protein-Profiling of healthy controls and patients with early- and late-stage colorectal cancers

Timo Gemoll, Sina Johanning, Hans-Peter Bruch, Gert Auer, Uwe Roblick & Jens Habermann
Introduction: Early tumor detection and intervention are important determinants of survival in patients with cancer. During early tumor growth, platelets actively and selectively sequester proteins and, as such, the platelet protein content can be used as a marker of early tumor growth. We therefore[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]