News tagged with tumor angiogenesis

Immune system may impact tumor blood supply

Scientists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute may have uncovered a mechanism for blocking tumor angiogenesis that involves the patient’s immune system, according to findings published in Cancer Research, a journal of ...

dateDec 15, 2010 in Cancer
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Morphine blocks tumor growth

Current research suggests that taking morphine can block new blood vessel and tumor growth. The related report by Koodie et al, "Morphine suppresses tumor angiogenesis through a HIF1α/p38MAPK pathway," appears in the ...

dateJul 28, 2010 in Cancer
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Targeting cancerous vessels

By lowering the level of a neuronal protein, researchers halted the growth of blood vessels that tumors rely on for survival. The findings are reported online in the Journal of Experimental Medicine on Jan. 4.

dateJan 04, 2010 in Cancer
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