Targeting TNF- for cancer therapy

Elizabeth R. Burton, Steven K. Libutti

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Abstract

As the tumor vasculature is a key element of the tumor stroma, angiogenesis is the target of many cancer therapies. Recent work published in BMC Cell Biology describes a fusion protein that combines a peptide previously shown to home in on the gastric cancer vasculature with the anti-tumor cytokine TNF-, and assesses its potential for gastric cancer therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number85
JournalJournal of Biology
Volume8
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 18 2009

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  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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Burton, E. R., & Libutti, S. K. (2009). Targeting TNF- for cancer therapy. Journal of Biology, 8(9), [85]. https://doi.org/10.1186/jbiol189