What is the Tumor Microenvironment?
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|Title:||What is the Tumor Microenvironment?|
Within a tumor, cancer cells are surrounded by a variety of immune cells, fibroblasts, molecules, and blood vessels -- what's known as the tumor microenvironment. Cancer cells can change the microenvironment, which in turn can affect how cancer grows and spreads.
See also www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/understanding/what-is-cancer.
Cells or Tissue -- Abnormal Cells or Tissue
Infographics -- Health
Science and Technology -- Genetics
|Type:||Color, Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute (NCI)|
|Date Created:||January 15, 2020|
|Date Added:||January 23, 2020|
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