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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Vaupel, Peter; Kelleher, Debra K 
Title:
Blood flow and oxygenation status of prostate cancers. 
Abstract:
Hypoxia is a characteristic of many solid tumors, can lead to the development of an aggressive phenotype and acquired treatment resistance, and is an independent, adverse prognostic indicator. In this literature review, we show that hypoxia is also a typical feature in prostate cancer (PC), the most commonly diagnosed cancer among men in most western countries. Data on blood flow (a major determinant of oxygenation status in malignancies) and on the oxygenation status (as assessed by O(2)-sensit...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Adv Exp Med Biol 
Year:
2013 
Journal volume:
765 
Pages contribution:
299-305 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0065-2598 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für RadioOnkologie und Strahlentherapie