Cyclooxygenase-2 and Akt Mediate Multiple Growth-Factor-Induced Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Cancer invasion and metastasis are characterized by epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT). Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) causes metastasis and significant mortality. Elucidating factors promoting EMT in HCC are necessary to develop effective therapeutic strategies.

publication date

  • 2012-03-01