Vascular endothelium summary statement III: Cancer prevention and control

Eddie Reed, John Seffrin, Raffaella Giavazzi, Victor van Hinsbergh, Paolo Madeddu

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The biology of vascular endothelium can be modulated through the use of pharmacologic agents. Whereas this has been explored to reasonable extent in cardiovascular disease, it is clear that the ability to modulate vascular endothelium for the purpose of cancer prevention is in its early stages. Among the unanswered questions, we do not understand under what circumstances such pharmacologic interventions might best be started; nor, how long such interventions might be used for a given individual. We present concepts for further exploration in the use of endothelial-active agents for cancer prevention and control; and, strategies for public health practice and research in this area.

Translated title of the contributionVascular endothelium summary statement III: Cancer prevention and control
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)321 - 323
Number of pages3
JournalVascular Pharmacology
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2007


  • Angiogenesis Inducing Agents
  • Animals
  • Anticarcinogenic Agents
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Biomedical Research
  • Diffusion of Innovation
  • Endothelium, Vascular
  • Humans
  • Neoplasms
  • Neovascularization, Pathologic
  • Public Health Practice
  • World Health


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