Molecular Mechanisms of Tumor Promoting Breast Fibroblasts.

Rudnick, Jenny.
2011

Abstract: Breast cancer is a heterogeneous, multi-factorial disease of aberrant breast development whose etiology relies upon several microenvironmental changes within the tissue. As cancerous cells accumulate within the breast epithelium, fibroblasts within the connective tissue stroma become activated, thereby inducing inflammation, matrix remodeling, and bone marrow derived cell recruitment, wh... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Biology.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011063
ID: tufts:20536
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