Acidic and basic fibroblast growth factors are present in glioblastoma multiforme.

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Immunohistochemistry was performed on paraffin sections from human glioblastoma multiforme and normal brain tissue. Acidic fibroblast growth factor (FGF) was abundantly present in astrocytes from all glioblastomas studied. Basic FGF was found in the matrix surrounding proliferating blood vessels in most of the glioblastomas. In contrast, astrocytes from… (More)

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@article{Stefanik1991AcidicAB, title={Acidic and basic fibroblast growth factors are present in glioblastoma multiforme.}, author={David F. Stefanik and Laila R. Rizkalla and Anuradha Soi and Sidney A. Goldblatt and Waheeb M. Rizkalla}, journal={Cancer research}, year={1991}, volume={51 20}, pages={5760-5} }