|Title||pSTAT3 Reactive Astrocytes Promote Brain Metastasis.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2018|
|Authors||Shen, M, Kang, Y|
|Journal||Trends Mol Med|
|Date Published||2018 Jul 17|
The tumor microenvironment contains heterogeneous populations of stromal cells with important roles in cancer progression and metastasis. In a recent study published in Nature Medicine, pSTAT3 reactive astrocytes were found to promote brain metastasis by altering the tumor microenvironment, and represent a promising target for the treatment of brain metastasis.
|Alternate Journal||Trends Mol Med|