IPAS Deputy Director A/Prof Peter Hoffmann summarises paper on ovarian cancer
Annexin A2 is regulated by ovarian cancer-peritoneal cell interactions and promotes metastasis
This paper has shown that the protein annexin A2 is regulated by the peritoneal environment and plays an important role in ovarian cancer invasion and spread. Annexin A2 is a promising novel therapeutic target against ovarian cancer that needs to be further explored.
Authors: Lokman, NA, Elder, ASF, Ween, MP, Pyragius, CE, Hoffmann, P, Oehler, MK, Ricciardelli, C
Oncotarget 4 (8), 1199-1211 (2013)