Implications of the WNT Signalling Pathway for Adipose-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells in a Breast Tumour Environment
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This study describes the various roles adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ADSCs) play in a breast tumour environment. The ADSC-derived secreted factors inhibit breast tumour cell growth aspects, whereas the tumour-derived secreted factors transform ADSCs into tumour-associated fibroblasts (TAFs). Additionally, it highlights the role of Wnt antagonist sFRP4 and its peptides to further influence the activity of ADSC-derived secreted factors, to downregulate the transformation of ADSCs into TAFs, and in upregulating the adipogenic differentiation of ADSCs.
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