Gastric cancer exosomes promote tumour cell proliferation through PI3K/Akt and MAPK/ERK activation.

  • J-L Qu, X J Qu, +6 authors Y-P Liu
  • Published 2009 in
    Digestive and liver disease : official journal of…

Abstract

BACKGROUND Exosomes are nanometer-sized vesicles that are released by normal and neoplastic cells. Previous studies have focused on the interaction between tumour-derived exosomes and the immune system, as a consequence of immune suppression or enhancement. However, the effects of tumour-derived exosomes on tumour cells themselves have not been well studied… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.dld.2009.04.006

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@article{Qu2009GastricCE, title={Gastric cancer exosomes promote tumour cell proliferation through PI3K/Akt and MAPK/ERK activation.}, author={J-L Qu and X J Qu and M. H. Zhao and Y-E Teng and Y. Zhang and K-Z Hou and Y. Jiang and X-H Yang and Y-P Liu}, journal={Digestive and liver disease : official journal of the Italian Society of Gastroenterology and the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver}, year={2009}, volume={41 12}, pages={875-80} }