The current special issue will highlight the tumor-associated macrophages and tumour progression and treatment.
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
• Ontogeny and Diversity of Tumour-Associated Macrophages. • Regulation, Functions & Prognostic Significance of Tumour-Associated Macrophages. • Role of Macrophages in the Crosstalk Between Innate & Specific Effectors in Primary and Metastatic Tumours. • Macrophage Regulation of Cancer Cell Adhesion, Extravasation & Colonisation in the Metastatic Site. • Regulation of the Pre-Metastatic Niche: Role of exosomes. • In Vitro Experimental Models to Study the Role of Macrophages in Metastasis. • In vivo Imaging of Macrophages in Tumours. • Strategies to Target Macrophages To Enhance Anti-cancer Therapies. • Modulation of Macrophage Phenotype and Function by Anti-Cancer Therapy.