Funding for this research was provided by:
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services | NIH | National Cancer Institute (K08CA23021, R35CA252978, P30-CA008748)
Received: 3 August 2020
Accepted: 30 November 2020
First Online: 13 January 2021
: J.M. owns stock of Scholar Rock, Inc. J.M. is an inventor on the following patents and patent applications: Assay for anti-metastatic agents (inventors: J.M. and L. Norton; no. 7,829,066; issued 9 November 2010), S100A8/A9 as a diagnostic marker and a therapeutic agent (inventor: J.M.; no. 2,831,593; granted 30 June 2018), Inhibiting cancer metastasis (inventors: J.M. and M. Valiente Cortes; no. 3,047,039; granted 31 July 2019), Methods for treating brain metastasis (inventors: J.M., Q. Chen and A. Boire; no. 10,413,522; issued 17 September 2019), Modulating permeability of the blood cerebrospinal fluid barrier (inventors: J.M. and A. A. Boire; application no. PCT/US2016/062880; published 18 November 2016). K.G. and J.M. are inventors on the following patent application: Treating metastatic cancer and model systems for metastatic disease (inventors: J.M., M. Valiente Cortes and K.G.; application no. PCT/US2017/045145; published 2 August 2017).