Relationships between cancer and aging: a multilevel approach

@article{Anisimov2008RelationshipsBC,
  title={Relationships between cancer and aging: a multilevel approach},
  author={V. Anisimov and E. Sikora and G. Pawelec},
  journal={Biogerontology},
  year={2008},
  volume={10},
  pages={323-338}
}
  • V. Anisimov, E. Sikora, G. Pawelec
  • Published 2008
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Biogerontology
  • The incidence of cancer increases with age in humans and in laboratory animals alike. There are different patterns of age-related distribution of tumors in different organs and tissues. Aging may increase or decrease the susceptibility of various tissues to initiation of carcinogenesis and usually facilitates promotion and progression of carcinogenesis. Aging may predispose to cancer in two ways: tissue accumulation of cells in late stages of carcinogenesis and alterations in internal… CONTINUE READING
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