Role of tissue microenvironment resident adipocytes in colon cancer


Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a multifactorial disease characterized by several genetic and epigenetic alterations occurring in epithelial cells. It is increasingly recognized that tumour progression is also regulated by tumour microenvironment (TME). The bidirectional cross-talk between tumour resident adipocytes and cancer cells within TME has been proposed… (More)
DOI: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i32.5829


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