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Table 1 Cytokines involved in the homing of MSCs to tumors

From: The roles of mesenchymal stem cells in tumor inflammatory microenvironment

Category Literature references
Inflammatory cytokines  
  TNF-α [27, 28]
  IFN-γ [27]
  IL-1β [27]
  IL-6 [29, 34]
  IL-8 [35]
Growth factors  
  TGF-β [36]
  PGF [33]
  PDGF [27]
  HGF [27]
Chemokines  
  SDF-1/CXCR4 [30, 31]
  MMP [37]
  VCAM-1 [38]
  CXCL (GRO-a) [29, 35]
  MCP-1 [39]
Other factors  
  HIF-1 [33]
  LL-37 [40]