Tumor Oxygenation

Level of oxygen saturation within a tumor. Increase in the oxygenation of a tumor acts as a radiosensitizer.
National Institutes of Health

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1978-2017
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE To analyze the relationship between pre-treatment measurements of tumor oxygen tension (pO2) and survival in advanced… (More)
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2004
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2004
The recent landmark Phase III clinical trial with a VEGF-specific antibody suggests that antiangiogenic therapy must be combined… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
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2000
PURPOSE To investigate the relationship between tumor oxygenation and the blood hemoglobin (Hb) concentration in patients with… (More)
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2000
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2000
PURPOSE Because of the dismal outcomes of conventional therapies for pancreatic carcinomas, we postulated that hypoxia may exist… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Recent studies in experimental animals have shown that combining antiangiogenic therapy with radiation can enhance tumor response… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE To evaluate the long term clinical significance of tumor oxygenation in a population of head and neck… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Hypoxia appears to be an important factor in predicting tumor relapse following radiation therapy. This… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
This study was performed to explore the relationship between tumor oxygenation and treatment outcome in human soft tissue sarcoma… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Hypoxic tumor cells are known to be relatively radioresistant. The aim of the study was to correlate… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Experimental tumors contain a significant fraction of microregions that are chronically or transiently hypoxic. Experimental… (More)
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