Issues and Challenges for Antiangiogenic Therapies

  title={Issues and Challenges for Antiangiogenic Therapies},
  author={Kathy D. Miller},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment},
Angiogenesis is defined as the growth and proliferation of blood vessels from the existing vasculature, allowing a developing tissue to obtain the nutrients necessary to maintain growth. This fundamental mechanism underlies the processes of reproduction, development and repair and occurs in both normal and tumor tissues. Since this process is confined to… CONTINUE READING