The Tumor Microenvironment: A Malignancy Bunker

The Tumor Microenvironment: A Malignancy Bunker

The Tumor Microenvironment, a pivotal aspect in the intricate world of cancer biology, refers to the complex surroundings in which cancer cells thrive and interact. Understanding The Tumor Microenvironment is paramount for unraveling the mysteries of cancer progression and developing targeted therapeutic interventions. This dynamic ecosystem comprises a diverse array of cells, signaling molecules, and…

Cancer Stem Cells and Resistance to Drugs

Cancer Stem Cells and Resistance to Drugs

Stem cells are responsible for the generation of all tissues and organs within the body. When these cells become mutated at the gene level (DNA), they become cancerous and are named cancer stem cells [1]. These cancer cells are thought to provide resistance to chemotherapy and relapse in cancer patients. The mutations can affect embryonic…