Cancer anti-angiogenic therapy.

@article{Shimizu2004CancerAT,
  title={Cancer anti-angiogenic therapy.},
  author={Kosuke Shimizu and Naoto Oku},
  journal={Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={599-605}
}
Tumor angiogenesis affords new targets for cancer therapy, since inhibition of angiogenesis suppresses tumor growth by cutting out the supply of oxygen and nutrients. Anti-angiogenic therapy is thought to be free of the severe side effects that are usually seen with cytotoxic anticancer drugs. Furthermore, anti-angiogenic therapy is thought not only to eradicate primary tumor tissues, but also to suppress tumor metastases. However, it is uncertain whether this therapy causes tumor regression… CONTINUE READING
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