Angiogenesis in Cancer
Infographic Jul 17, 2018 | by Laura Elizabeth Mason, Science Writer, Technology Networks
Angiogenesis is a vital process that occurs during normal development, growth, and wound healing. However, it is also implicated in the growth of cancer, through the tumor’s ability to release chemical signals that stimulate angiogenesis.
Download this infographic to learn about:
- Different types of angiogenesis
- How hypoxia stimulates angiogenesis
- The angiogenic ‘switch’ and tumor progression
- Targeting angiogenesis to combat cancer