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Ovarian cancer metastasis promoted by mesothelial cells

from Medical News Today

A new study in the Journal of Clinical Investigation indicates that mesothelial cells actively promote the spread of ovarian cancer. Using a three dimensional culture model of ovarian cancer metastasis, Ernst Lengyel and colleagues at the Unviersity of Chicago found that in the presence of cancer cells, mesothelial cells secrete a protein, fibronectin. Fibronectin attracted ovarian cancer cells and encouraged cancer cell binding. more


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