Targeting TNF- for cancer therapy

Elizabeth R. Burton, Steven K. Libutti

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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
Issue number9
StatePublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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