• immune system
  • Therefore, as emerging in other solid and liquid cancers, the host immune system and the microenvironment have a pivotal role for the PC growth, proliferation, survival, migration, and resistance to drugs and are responsible for some clinical manifestations of MM. (hindawi.com)
  • research
  • She is also the co-leader of the Cancer, Immunity, and Microenvironment Program at the Hellen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and a member of the Executive Committee of the Sabre-Sandler Asthma Basic Research Center at UCSF. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brain
  • This thematic issue on Brain Barriers and their Microenvironment: Emerging Models and Techniques presented by Fluids and Barriers of the CNS offers in-depth overviews of currently available state-of-the art experimental procedures and approaches to study brain barriers in context and in concert with their micro- and macro-environment created by both the CNS and the periphery. (biomedcentral.com)
  • particular
  • The interplay between the tumor and its microenvironment was part of Stephen Paget's 1889 "seed and soil" theory, in which he postulated that metastases of a particular type of cancer ("the seed") often metastasizes to certain sites ("the soil") based on the similarity of the original and secondary tumor sites. (wikipedia.org)