Fibronectin in Foreign Body-Induced Sarcomas and Preneoplastic Cells

Gwen C. Macdonald, Leo T Furcht, K. Gerhard Brand

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Abstract

Foreign body (FB)-induced murine sarcoma cells and advanced preneoplastic cells as well as normal fibroblasts produce fibronectin (FN) in primary culture; cells at early preneoplasia do not. Hence, the neoplastic properties of FB-induced sarcomas do not depend on absence of FN. Temporary FN repression during early preneoplasia is associated with certain phenotypic cell characteristics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)89-92
Number of pages4
JournalProceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine
Volume172
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1983

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Fibronectin in Foreign Body-Induced Sarcomas and Preneoplastic Cells'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this