Tumor growth-promoting properties of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF).

Abstract

First identified nearly 40 years ago, macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) is a potent pro-inflammatory cytokine and is an essential component of immune and inflammatory responses. Recent studies suggest that MIF may also contribute to multiple aspects of tumor progression and neoplasia. This review will attempt to summarize these findings focusing… (More)

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@article{Mitchell2000TumorGP, title={Tumor growth-promoting properties of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF).}, author={Robert A Mitchell and Richard J. Bucala}, journal={Seminars in cancer biology}, year={2000}, volume={10 5}, pages={359-66} }