New marker for blood vessels in human ovarian and endometrial cancers.

@article{Samoszuk1996NewMF,
  title={New marker for blood vessels in human ovarian and endometrial cancers.},
  author={M Samoszuk and F Lin and Paul Rim and Gary E. Strathearn},
  journal={Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research},
  year={1996},
  volume={2 11},
  pages={1867-71}
}
  • M Samoszuk, F Lin, +1 author Gary E. Strathearn
  • Published 1996 in
    Clinical cancer research : an official journal of…
Angiogenesis plays a critical role in tumor biology and may someday be a target for novel therapeutic interventions. To date, however, relatively few markers have been identified that can specifically distinguish between microvessels in benign versus malignant lesions. Here we report that the cationic heme-protein eosinophil peroxidase (EPO) was localized by in situ immunohistochemistry on the vascular endothelial cells and/or connective tissue stroma in 16 of 16 cases of human endometrial… CONTINUE READING