Galectin-1: A link between tumor hypoxia and tumor immune privilege Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Cell Hypoxia
  • Galectin 1
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms

abstract

  • Galectin-1 is a novel hypoxia-regulated protein and a prognostic marker in HNSCC. This study presents a new mechanism on how hypoxia can affect the malignant progression and therapeutic response of solid tumors by regulating the secretion of proteins that modulate immune privilege.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2005.02.0206

PubMed ID

  • 16219933

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 8932

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 23

number

  • 35