Cancer Stem Cells and Stemness: Potential Clinical Implications in Gastrointestinal Cancers

Manish A. Shah, MD, reviews the central role of cancer stem cells in GI cancer tumorigenesis, relapse, and metastasis and assesses emerging clinical data for novel cancer stem cell–targeted therapies in the treatment of patients with gastric, colorectal, and pancreatic cancers.
Manish A. Shah, MD

Clinical Focus Module

In this CME-certified module, Manish A. Shah, MD, provides his expert perspective on GI cancer stem cells and the promise of cancer stem cell–targeted therapy in the treatment of GI cancers.

Manish A. Shah, MD Physicians: maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Released: January 26, 2017 Expired: January 25, 2018

In this downloadable slideset, Manish A. Shah, MD, reviews key concepts in cancer stem cell biology and highlights emerging clinical trial data on cancer stem cell–targeted therapies in GI cancers.

Manish A. Shah, MD Released: January 26, 2017


Here’s my take on recent developments in cancer stem cell inhibitors for gastrointestinal cancers, including new data from ASCO 2018.

Manish A. Shah, MD Released: June 28, 2018
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