Significance of vascular endothelial growth factor in growth and peritoneal dissemination of ovarian cancer

@inproceedings{Moghaddam2011SignificanceOV,
  title={Significance of vascular endothelial growth factor in growth and peritoneal dissemination of ovarian cancer},
  author={Samar Masoumi Moghaddam and Afshin Amini and David L Morris and Mohammad Hossein Pourgholami},
  booktitle={Cancer and Metastasis Reviews},
  year={2011}
}
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a key regulator of angiogenesis which drives endothelial cell survival, proliferation, and migration while increasing vascular permeability. Playing an important role in the physiology of normal ovaries, VEGF has also been implicated in the pathogenesis of ovarian cancer. Essentially by promoting tumor… CONTINUE READING