Desmoplastic

Known as: Desmoplastic Reaction 
This term refers to the growth of fibrous or connective tissue. Some tumors elicit a desmoplastic reaction, the pervasive growth of dense fibrous… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas (PDAs) are characterized by a robust fibroinflammatory response. We show here that this… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Medulloblastoma, a small blue cell malignancy of the cerebellum, is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in pediatric… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The dense collagen network in tumors significantly reduces the penetration and efficacy of nanotherapeutics. We tested whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Despite extensive research, the details of the biological mechanisms by which cancer cells acquire motility and invasiveness are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Stromagenesis is a host reaction of connective tissue that, when induced in cancer, produces a progressive and permissive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF), which is regulated by transforming growth factor-ß (TGFß), has recently been implicated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The gene expression patterns of desmoplasia are becoming exposed through the application of global gene expression technologies… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The cell type responsible for the desmoplastic reaction surrounding human pancreatic carcinoma is unknown. Hepatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Inactivating mutations in the PTCH gene, a human homologue of the Drosophila segment polarity gene patched, have been identified… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
The new edition of the World Health Organization (WHO) book on 'Histological Typing of Tumours of the Central Nervous System… (More)
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