Circulating vascular endothelial growth factor in cutaneous malignant melanoma.

@article{Pelletier2005CirculatingVE,
  title={Circulating vascular endothelial growth factor in cutaneous malignant melanoma.},
  author={Fabien Pelletier and Laurent Bermont and Elisabeth Puzenat and Dominique Blanc and Sandrive Cairey-Remonnay and Christiane Mougin and Ren{\'e} Laurent and P H Humbert and François Aubin},
  journal={The British journal of dermatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={152 4},
  pages={685-9}
}
BACKGROUND Angiogenesis has been reported as a parameter of potential prognostic value in solid tumours, as it may facilitate tumour growth and metastasis. One of the most important growth factors involved in angiogenesis is vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). OBJECTIVES To determine the predictive value of circulating VEGF levels in a cohort of… CONTINUE READING