Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts

Known as: Fibroblast, Cancer-Associated, Fibroblasts, Cancer-Associated, Cancer-Associated Fibroblast 
Subpopulation of heterogeneous fibroblasts within the TUMOR MICROENVIRONMENT that support NEOPLASTIC CELL TRANSFORMATION and NEOPLASTIC PROCESSES.
National Institutes of Health

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2007-2017
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2015
2015
Interactions between tumor cells and cancer-associated fibroblasts (CAFs) in the tumor microenvironment significantly influence… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
Colorectal cancer (CRC) progression and eventually metastasis is directed in many aspects by a circuitous ecosystem consisting of… (More)
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2013
2013
Endometrial cancer is the most commonly diagnosed gynecologic malignancy worldwide; yet the tumor microenvironment, especially… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Bisphenol A (BPA) is the principal constituent of baby bottles, reusable water bottles, metal cans, and plastic food… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
It has been well documented that microenvironment consisting of stroma affects breast cancer progression. However, the mechanisms… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Cancer-associated fibroblasts (CAFs) support tumorigenesis by stimulating angiogenesis, cancer cell proliferation, and invasion… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Neta Erez,1,2,3 Morgan Truitt,1,2,3 Peter Olson,1,2,3 and Douglas Hanahan1,2,3,4,* 1Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Tumor associated fibroblasts (TAF), are essential for tumor progression providing both a functional and structural… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Local inflammation associated with solid tumors commonly results from factors released by tumor cells and the tumor… (More)
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2008
2008
Stromal fibroblasts influence the behavior of breast epithelial cells. Fibroblasts derived from normal breast (NAF) inhibit… (More)
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