Exploring the Tumor Microenvironment
Infographic Jan 18, 2019 | by Laura Elizabeth Lansdowne, Science Writer for Technology Networks
The tumor microenvironment (TME) consists of a complex and dynamic mixture of non-cancerous cells and molecules that surround the cancerous cells that comprise a tumor.
Tumor cells can interact with the non-cancerous cells in the TME, meaning they are able to influence and optimize their surroundings to promote growth, invasion and metastasis.
Download this infographic to:
- Explore the different cells and factors that comprise the TME
- Discover how single-cell sequencing can be used to investigate the TME
- Learn which therapeutics are currently available that target it