The Department of Biomedicine

BBB seminar: Yves Boucher

Relaxin enhances diffusion of large molecules in tumors by permeabilizing the collagen matrix: Insight from second harmonic generation microscopy

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Yves Boucher
The Edwin L. Steele Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Prof. Yves Boucher has for many years studied the physical properties of tumors, in particular the properties of tumor interstitial matrix in regard to transport of macromolecules and cytostatic drugs. More recently his studies also have included angiogenesis.