Interaction of prostate cancer and neurons – the neuro-neoplastic synapse

As the angiogenesis is well known for tumor tissue supplemented with nutrients and growth factors, the neoneurogenesis may play an important role in tumor development, too. Tumor cells respond to cytokines, chemokines, growth factors as well as neurotransmitters in for example increased migration and proliferation. It seems to be crucial for a tumor tissue… CONTINUE READING