Is there an association between accumulation of structurally modified versican and decorin and the progression of laryngeal cancer?

Theodoros Papadas, Eleni Jelastopulu, Dimitrios Vynios, Irini Triantaphyllidou & Panos Goumas
Introduction: The proteoglycans versican and decorin are constituents of the extracellular matrix. Versican is present in developing tissues, whereas decorin is constantly present in all tissues. In laryngeal carcinoma an extensive deterioration of laryngeal tissues is observed mainly due to the elevated[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]