High Expression of COMP in Breast Cancer Cells (image) Lund University Share Print E-Mail Caption High expression of COMP in breast cancer cells, seen here in brown, is associated with poor clinical prognosis for the patient. Cancer cells expressing COMP become more invasive and change their metabolism, which allows them to survive better and spread to other organs. Credit Photo: Anna Bloms / Lund University Usage Restrictions Photo: Anna Bloms / Lund University Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.