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Microcirculation of liver cancer, microenvironment of liver regeneration, and the strategy of Chinese medicine

Abstract

Microcirculation of liver cancer is the micro-vascular system which comes from the tissue of liver cancer. It can offer the nutritional requirement for accelerating the cancer cell proliferation and metastasis. The intrinsic mechanism of angiogenesis is the key link in the formation of liver cancer microcirculation system. Liver regeneration microenvironment also plays an important role in the construction of liver cancer microcirculation, through the improvement of liver regeneration microenvironment affecting tumor microcirculation is the new strategy of prevention and treatment of liver cancer. In recent years, it is found that many kinds of Chinese medicine can inhibit angiogenesis, decrease the microvessel density, and delay or prevent the development of liver cancer.

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Li, H. Microcirculation of liver cancer, microenvironment of liver regeneration, and the strategy of Chinese medicine. Chin. J. Integr. Med. 22, 163–167 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11655-016-2460-y

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Keywords

  • liver microcirculation
  • liver regeneration microenvironment
  • angiogenesis
  • curcumin