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Researchers have determined a new way to analyze MRI image data to assess blood vessels in cancer tumors. The technique may help identify patients who would benefit from certain therapies.
Cancer occurs when abnormal cells grow out of control. Tumors can develop a network of new blood vessels in a process known as angiogenesis. This network supplies the tumor with nutrients and oxygen, enabling the tumor to keep growing and spreading.
Tumor blood vessels can be leaky and have erratic microstructures. This is a problem because drugs designed to attack the tumor’s cancerous cells aren’t able to travel through the vessels to reach their targets. A c