Molecular Biology

, Volume 47, Issue 5, pp 668–673

Role of exosomes and microvesicles in carcinogenesis

  • I. G. Nikitina
  • E. Yu. Sabirova
  • V. L. Karpov
  • N. A. Lisitsyn
  • S. F. Beresten’
Reviews

DOI: 10.1134/S0026893313050166

Cite this article as:
Nikitina, I.G., Sabirova, E.Y., Karpov, V.L. et al. Mol Biol (2013) 47: 668. doi:10.1134/S0026893313050166

Abstract

The review summarizes our current knowledge on the role of tumor-derived exosomes and microvesicles in the progression, metastasis, and angiogenesis of tumors, as well as in the suppression of adaptive and innate immunity.

Keywords

cancer exosomes microvesicles metastasis vascularization angiogenesis adaptive and innate immunity 

Copyright information

© Pleiades Publishing, Inc. 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. G. Nikitina
    • 1
  • E. Yu. Sabirova
    • 1
  • V. L. Karpov
    • 1
  • N. A. Lisitsyn
    • 1
  • S. F. Beresten’
    • 1
  1. 1.Engelhardt Institute of Molecular BiologyRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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