Peer Review Committee for Metastasis and Microenvironment (MM)

Areas Reviewed

  • Cell-cell interaction, adhesion, cell polarity, and the signaling events responsible for the pre-invasive to invasive transition and metastatic spread
  • Cellular and molecular events mediating tumor-stroma interactions, tumor-induced alterations of the extracellular matrix, tumor cell dormancy, tumor angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis, and the specific niche environment in tumorigenesis 
  • Stromal components and their mechanism of interactions within a tumor microenvironment