The role of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma associated fibroblasts in tumor progression

Jan Plzak, Karel Smetana, Lukas Lacina, Barbora Dvorankova, Michal Kolar, Hynek Strnad, Martin Chovanec & Jan Betka
Remarkable achievements in stem cell research delineated new horizons of future improvement of cancer therapy. Paradigm of existence of cancer stem cell has been established in solid tumors and it is based on parallel between tissue stem cells and population of cancer cells responsible for tumor spreading.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]