The role of the myofibroblast in tumor stroma remodeling

  title={The role of the myofibroblast in tumor stroma remodeling},
  author={Marcela Otranto and Vincent Sarrazy and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Bont{\'e} and Boris Hinz and Giulio Gabbiani and Alexis Desmouli{\`e}re},
  booktitle={Cell adhesion & migration},
Since its first description in wound granulation tissue, the myofibroblast has been recognized to be a key actor in the epithelial-mesenchymal cross-talk that plays a crucial role in many physiological and pathological situations, such as regulation of prostate development, ventilation-perfusion in lung alveoli or organ fibrosis. The presence of… CONTINUE READING