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Inflammation and breast cancer

Mina J Bissell and Jeffrey W Pollard

  1. Two rapidly evolving fields are converging to impact breast cancer: one has identified novel substrates of metalloproteinases that alter immune cell function, and the other has revealed a role for inflammation...

    Authors: Carlo V Hojilla, Geoffrey A Wood and Rama Khokha
    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2008 10:205
  2. Recent insights into the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying cancer development have revealed that immune cells functionally regulate epithelial cancer development and progression. Moreover, accumulat...

    Authors: David G DeNardo and Lisa M Coussens
    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2007 9:212
  3. This review addresses genes differentially expressed in the mammary gland transcriptome during the progression of mammary carcinogenesis in BALB/c mice that are transgenic for the rat neu (ERBB2, or HER-2/neu) on...

    Authors: Raffaele Adolfo Calogero, Francesca Cordero, Guido Forni and Federica Cavallo
    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2007 9:211
  4. Considerable evidence has now accumulated for tumour-associated macrophages stimulating key aspects of tumour progression, including the proliferation, survival and metastasis of tumour cells, tumour angiogene...

    Authors: Claire E Lewis and Russell Hughes
    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2007 9:209