JOVE-JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS, no.56, 2011 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOVE-JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Carcinomas are complex tissues comprised of neoplastic cells and a non-cancerous compartment referred to as the 'stroma'. The stroma consists of extracellular matrix (ECM) and a variety of mesenchymal cells, including fibroblasts, myofibroblasts, endothelial cells, pericytes and leukocytes(1-3).