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# What makes pancreatic cancer so aggressive?

What makes pancreatic cancer so aggressive?Pancreatic cancer starts forming metastases early. The cancer itself, however, is usually only discovered late. This leads to a high patient mortality rate. Researchers have now discovered why pancreatic cancer and other malignant types of tumors can disseminate so rapidly.Pancreatic cancer starts forming metastases early. The cancer itself, however, is usually only discovered late. This leads to a high patient mortality rate. Researchers have now discovered why pancreatic cancer and other malignant types of tumors can disseminate so rapidly.

Source: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170418111456.htm