By Domenico Ribatti

ISBN-10: 940178034X

ISBN-13: 9789401780346

ISBN-10: 9401780358

ISBN-13: 9789401780353

It has been commonly permitted that angiogenesis is thinking about the pathogenesis of hematological malignancies, like acute and protracted leukemia, lymphoma, myelodysplastic syndromes, myeloproliferative neoplasms and a number of myeloma. the level of angiogenesis within the bone marrow has been correlated with illness burden, diagnosis and remedy final result. Reciprocal confident and destructive interactions among tumor cells and bone marrow stromal cells, particularly hematopoietic stem cells, fibroblasts, osteoblasts/osteoclasts, endothelial cells, endothelial progenitor cells, T cells, macrophages and mast cells, mediated by way of an array of cytokines, receptors and adhesion molecules, modulate the angiogenic reaction in hematological tumors. extra lately, it's been emphasised the pro-angiogenic position of the so referred to as “vascular niche”, indicating a website wealthy in blood vessels the place endothelial cells and mural cells comparable to pericytes and soft muscle cells create a microenvironment that has effects on the habit of numerous stem and progenitor cells, in hematological malignancies.

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In vitro, VEGF stimulation increases the AML blast proliferation in synergy with stem cell factor (SCF) (Foss et al. 2001) and promotes the survival of AML cells (Dias et al. 2000). The pro-survival signaling mechanism protect AML cells from chemotherapy-induced apoptosis through upregulation of anti-apoptotic proteins (Dias et al. 2000). In pediatric AML various isoforms of VEGF, including VEGF121, VEGF165, and VEGF189, are expressed in AML cells (Kruizinga et al. 2011). 1) (Ferretti et al. 2010), expressed Ang-1, Ang-2, and their receptor, Tie-2 (Wakabayashi et al.

2012) The degree of VEGF expression correlated with the expression level of VEGFR-1 and -2 in DLBCL lymphoma cells (Gratzinger et al. 2007), and VEGFR-1, -2, and -3 are expressed in CLL, suggesting the possibility that VEGF acts as an autocrine/paracrine factor (Bairey et al. 2004). Moreover, VEGF prevents apoptosis, and increase phosphorylation of VEGFR-1 and -2, further supporting the existence of an autocrine pro-survival loop in CLL (Lee et al. 2004). Blocking of VEGF and VEGFRs, by using neutralizing antibodies or tyrosine kinase inhibitors, resulted in decreased levels of p-STAT-3 and apoptosis of CLL cells (Lee et al.

CD68 positive/FVIII-RA negative) features located in the microvessel wall and collaborating with MM endothelial cells to line the vessel lumen. Figures of this type were rare in nonactive MM patients and absent in MGUS. 16; Scavelli et al. 2008). Bone marrow angiogenesis and mast cell density counts are highly correlated in patients with nonactive and active MM and in those with MGUS, and that both parameters increase simultaneously in active MM (Ribatti et al. 1999). Ang-1 is a crucial promoter of MM cell growth by stimulating angiogenesis.

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