Effects of hyperthermia and chemotherapy on colon cancer stem cells

Lu Zhao, Yue Zhao, Bettina Schwarz, Hanno Nieß, K-W Jauch & Christiane Bruns
Introduction: Peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC) may arise from a variety of tumors but a significant proportion originates from colorectal cancer (CRC). The combination of cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) has shown promising results for the treatment of PC of [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]