A decade ago, cancer stem cells (CSCs) were introduced as target cells for an innovative cancer treatment. Particularly, there have been a lot of biological researches on glioblastoma (GBM) CSCs. However, as there is a comprehensive change in the concept of CSCs, it is required to review how the different CSCs for patients can be clinically used, or clinical credentialing, and summarize the possibilities of clinical credentialing. In this regard, this review aims to introduce the tumorsphere obtained from GBM specimen and summarize the clinical dilemma and clinically applicable areas.
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© 2015 The Pharmaceutical Society of Korea.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Medicine
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry