Endothelial cell-derived interleukin-6 regulates tumor growth

  title={Endothelial cell-derived interleukin-6 regulates tumor growth},
  author={Kathleen G. Neiva and Kristy A. Warner and M{\'a}rcia Sampaio Campos and Zhaocheng Zhang and Juliana Moren and Theodora E. Danciu and Jacques Eduardo N{\"o}r},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
Endothelial cells play a complex role in the pathobiology of cancer. This role is not limited to the making of blood vessels to allow for influx of oxygen and nutrients required for the high metabolic demands of tumor cells. Indeed, it has been recently shown that tumor-associated endothelial cells secrete molecules that enhance tumor cell survival and… CONTINUE READING