SBP: Preventing leaky blood vessels could halt cancer

SBP: Preventing leaky blood vessels could halt cancer

We like to think blood vessels are solid, like a brand-new garden hose—nothing leaks in or out. But sometimes vessels lose integrity, a condition called vascular permeability. This can be a big problem, particularly in cancer, allowing tumor cells to get into the bloodstream and travel throughout the body.

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