Cancer Res 2017 Nov 21. Epub 2017 Nov 21.
Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal.
Exosomes are a subclass of extracellular vesicles involved in intercellular communication that are released by all cell types, including cancer cells. Cancer exosomes carry malignant information in the form of proteins, lipids, and nucleic acids that can reprogram recipient cells. Exosomes have emerged as putative biological mediators in cancer contributing to major steps of disease progression. Read More