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Fig. 1 | Breast Cancer Research

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From: Investigating circulating tumor cells and distant metastases in patient-derived orthotopic xenograft models of triple-negative breast cancer

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Workflow optimization for the isolation of human cancer cells spiked into healthy mouse blood using Vortex technology. a Workflow schematic, from blood collection to cell spiking into blood, cell isolation, and downstream immunostaining. b Effect of blood dilution on the performance of cancer cell isolation (n = 1). c Effect of blood efflux recycling on cancer cell recovery and WBC contamination (blood dilution factor of 40×) (n = 3)

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