Differentiation therapy for solid tumors.

  title={Differentiation therapy for solid tumors.},
  author={Wen ping Xu and Xin Zhang and Wei Fen Xie},
  journal={Journal of digestive diseases},
  volume={15 4},
Differentiation therapy for tumors refers to treating malignant tumors via the induction of cell differentiation. The best characterized clinical application of differentiation therapy is the use of all-trans retinoic acid in the treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL), which markedly improved the outcome of this disease. Unlike the situation with APL, the development of differentiation therapy for solid tumors is far from satisfactory. To date, no differentiation-inducing agents have… CONTINUE READING

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Chinese Medical Association Shanghai Branch, Chinese Society of Gastroenterology, Renji Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine and Wiley Publishing Asia

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