Albert Santamaria-Martínez

Institution: University of Fribourg


Department of Medicine, Faculty of Science University of Fribourg, Rue Albert Gockel 1, PER02, CH-1700 Fribourg, Switzerland


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Phone: +41 26 300 8480

Research interests:

Cancer Stem Cells Metastasis Microenvironment Metabolism Evolution

Selected publications:

Santamaria-Martínez A., Barquinero J., Barbosa-Desongles A., Hurtado A., Pinós T., Seoane J., Poupon MF., Morote J., Reventós J., Munell F. Identification of multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells in the reactive stroma of a prostate cancer xenograft by side population analysis. Experimental Cell Research 2009 315, 3004-3013 Santamaria-Martínez A.*, Malanchi I.*, Susanto E., Peng H., Lehr HA., Delaloye JF. & Huelsken J.: Interactions between cancer stem cells and their niche govern metastatic colonization. Nature 2012 481, 85–89 Santamaria-Martínez A. and Huelsken J.:The niche under siege: novel targets for metastasis therapy. Journal of Internal Medicine 2013, 274(2):127-36

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