Angiogenesis-Related Pathways in the Pathogenesis of Ovarian Cancer

  title={Angiogenesis-Related Pathways in the Pathogenesis of Ovarian Cancer},
  author={Nikos G. Gavalas and Michalis Liontos and S P Trachana and Tina Bagratuni and Calliope Arapinis and Christine Liacos and Meletios Athanasios Dimopoulos and Aristotelis Bamias},
  booktitle={International journal of molecular sciences},
Ovarian Cancer represents the most fatal type of gynecological malignancies. A number of processes are involved in the pathogenesis of ovarian cancer, especially within the tumor microenvironment. Angiogenesis represents a hallmark phenomenon in cancer, and it is responsible for tumor spread and metastasis in ovarian cancer, among other tumor types, as it leads to new blood vessel formation. In recent years angiogenesis has been given considerable attention in order to identify targets for… CONTINUE READING
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