Expression of cyclooxygenase-2 in vestibular schwannomas

B. Hong, C. Krusche, R. Klein, S. Winter, J. Krauss & M. Nakamura
Objective: Recent studies have shown that cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) plays an important role in tumor growth and tumor neovascularization. A growing body of literature supports the use of COX-2 inhibitors in treatment of various cancers. Up until now no data concerning potential COX-2 expression are available[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]