Role of Microenvironment in Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma: Understanding the Composition and Biology

Arushi Khurana, Stephen M. Ansell

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Abstract

Lymphoma microenvironment is a dynamic and well-orchestrated network of various immune and stromal cells that is indispensable for tumor cell survival, growth, migration, immune escape, and drug resistance. Recent progress has enhanced our knowledge of the pivotal role of microenvironment in lymphomagenesis. Understanding the characteristics, functions, and contributions of various components of the tumor niche, along with its bidirectional interactions with tumor cells, is paramount. It offers the potential to identify new therapeutic targets with the ability to restore antitumor immune surveillance and eliminate the protumoral factors contributed by the tumor niche.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)206-216
Number of pages11
JournalCancer journal (Sudbury, Mass.)
Volume26
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2020

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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