Immunology: Unexpected effects

  title={Immunology: Unexpected effects},
  author={Meera Swami},
  journal={Nature Medicine},
A recent report (Cell 149,1207–1220) uncovers a role for the stromal compartment in skin carcinogenesis. Skin cancer often appears in the form of field cancerization, a constellation of alterations in the epithelial and mesenchymal tissues that surround a tumorigenic lesion, and is likely to emerge from broad exposure to carcinogens such as sunlight… CONTINUE READING