Article Abstract

Cancer-associated circulating atypical cells with both epithelial and macrophage-specific markers

Authors: Lucile Broncy, Patrizia Paterlini-Bréchot


In 2014, Adams et al. (1) reported on atypical circulating macrophages, that they named circulating cancer-associated macrophage-like cells (CAMLs), detected in the blood of breast and pancreatic cancer patients following enrichment by blood filtration.