Leukaemia follows a blood-vessel track to enter the nervous system

Leukaemia follows a blood-vessel track to enter the nervous system

Leukaemia follows a blood-vessel track to enter the nervous system, Published online: 18 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05693-x

Certain cancers are prone to invade the nervous system, which leads to poorer prognosis. A study of leukaemia in mice reveals an unexpectedly direct invasion route from the bone marrow to the central nervous system.
Source: Nature