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CORALVILLE, Iowa, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McCord Research, Inc. was recently granted a second US patent (U.S. Patent No. 8,796,315).
Patients with glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), an extremely aggressive brain tumor, have a very poor prognosis.
Scientists here are the first to demonstrate that the link between diesel fume exposure and cancer lies in the ability of diesel exhaust to induce the growth of new blood vessels that serve as a food supply for solid tumors.
Researchers led by Dr. Horace DeLisser at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA have found that loss of PECAM-1 (Platelet Endothelial Cell Adhesion Molecule-1) inhibits tumor angiogenesis.
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