Pro-Tumor Inflammation is one of the drivers of tumor growth, survival, and progression in certain cancers1,2

Pro-Tumor Inflammation (PTI) refers to a type of unregulated inflammation that has many possible downstream consequences, such as facilitating tumor growth and metastasis in certain cancers.1,3,4 PTI can also create a tumor microenvironment that suppresses the immune response.1,3

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References:
1. Grivennikov SI, Greten FR, Karin M. Cell. 2010;140(6):883-899.
2. Greten FR, Grivennikov SI. Immunity. 2019;51(1):27-41.
3. Fleit HB. Part I. In: Pathobiology of Human Disease: A Dynamic Encyclopedia of Disease Mechanisms. 2014:300-314.
4. Lu H, Ouyang W, Huang C. Mol Cancer Res. 2006;4(4):221-233.