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Changed trends of cancer mortality in the elderly

Levi, F. ; Lucchini, F. ; Negri, E. ; Boyle, P. ; Vecchia, C. La

In: Annals of Oncology, 2001, vol. 12, no. 10, p. 1467-1477

Université de Fribourg

Emerging paradigms and questions on pro-angiogenic bone marrow-derived myelomonocytic cells

Laurent, Julien ; Touvrey, Cédric ; Botta, Francesca ; Kuonen, François ; Ruegg, Curzio

In: The International Journal of Developmental Biology, 2011, vol. 55, p. 527-534

Cancer-related inflammation has emerged in recent years as a major event contributing to tumor angiogenesis, tumor progression and metastasis formation. Bone marrow-derived and inflammatory cells promote tumor angiogenesis by providing endothelial progenitor cells that differentiate into mature endothelial cells, and by secreting pro-angiogenic factors and remodeling the extracellular matrix to...