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dc.contributor.authorChan, Lie Sen
dc.contributor.authorDaruwalla, Jurstineen
dc.contributor.authorChristophi, Christopheren
dc.date.accessioned2015-05-16T00:14:14Z
dc.date.available2015-05-16T00:14:14Z
dc.date.issued2008-11-01en
dc.identifier.citationANZ Journal of Surgery; 78(11): 955-67en
dc.identifier.govdoc18959693en
dc.identifier.otherPUBMEDen
dc.identifier.urihttp://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/10701en
dc.description.abstractSelective targeting of the tumour vasculature in the treatment of solid organ malignancies is an alternative to conventional chemotherapy treatment. As the tumour progressively increases in size, angiogenesis or the formation of new vasculature is essential to maintain the tumour's continual growth and survival. Therefore disrupting this angiogenic process or targeting the neovasculature can potentially hinder or prevent further tumour expansion. Many anti angiogenic agents have been investigated with many currently in clinical trials and exhibiting varied results. Vascular disrupting agents such as the Combretastatins and OXi 4503 have shown promising preclinical results and are currently being examined in clinical trials.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subject.otherAngiogenesis Inhibitors.therapeutic useen
dc.subject.otherHumansen
dc.subject.otherNeoplasms.blood supply.drug therapyen
dc.subject.otherNeovascularization, Pathologic.prevention & controlen
dc.titleSelective targeting of the tumour vasculature.en
dc.typeJournal Articleen
dc.identifier.journaltitleANZ Journal of Surgeryen
dc.identifier.affiliationDepartment of Surgery, University of Melbourne, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australiaen
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/j.1445-2197.2008.04712.xen
dc.description.pages955-67en
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18959693en
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