Thesis icon

Thesis

Discovery of molecular signatures underlying angiogenic versus non angiogenic tumours

Abstract:

Angiogenesis has long been considered an essential prerequisite for tumour growth and progression. However, this understanding is being overturned by studies showing that many human tumours can metastasise without angiogenesis, suggesting that their microcirculation may be provided by non – sprouting vessels. Vessel co-option, a mechanism whereby tumour cells may incorporate and or migrate along pre-existing vessels presents an alternative mode of tumour blood supply. Vessel co-option...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Division:
MSD
Role:
Author

Contributors

Role:
Supervisor
Role:
Supervisor
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
UUID:
uuid:63e69f33-e519-4c05-82f8-05be7eea4a2f
Deposit date:
2019-06-27

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP