TY - CHAP A1 - Ann Marie Kieber-Emmons A2 - Fariba Jousheghany A3 - Behjatolah Monzavi-Karbassi ED1 - Mehmet Gunduz ED2 - Esra Gunduz Y1 - 2011-12-14 PY - 2011 T1 - On the Role of Cell Surface Chondroitin Sulfates and Their Core Proteins in Breast Cancer Metastasis N2 - Cancer is the leading cause of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In this book, we discussed characteristics of breast cancer cell, role of microenvironment, stem cells and metastasis for this deadly cancer. We hope that this book will contribute to the development of novel diagnostic as well as therapeutic approaches. BT - Breast Cancer SP - Ch. 21 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/20432 DO - 10.5772/20432 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-10-26 ER -