“Seed and soil” – Science Update blog post

I’ve got a new post up on the Cancer Research UK Science Update blog:

Sowing the ‘seed’ of cancer spread

It’s a fascinating piece of research by some of the charity’s scientists in Oxford – looking at the growth and spread of cancer cells in the brain in real-time.  Most of the work has been done using mouse models, but the results seem to hold up in samples of human tissue, which is promising for the future of this avenue of work.

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