Gene Disease Score gda Association Type Original DB Sentence supporting the association PMID PMID Year
Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE Here, we correlate vascular phenotypes with spatial VEGF-A expression profiles in clinical brain tumors (low grade gliomas; n = 6, melanoma metastases; n = 4, adenocarcinoma metastases; n = 4, glioblastoma multiforme; n = 3, sarcoma metastasis; n = 1, renal cell carcinoma metastasis; n = 1). 16804907

2006

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE A significant correlation was also found between iNOS and VEGF expression (P = 0.001). iNOS activity and cyclic GMP production were significantly higher in the cancer specimens than in the normal mucosa (P < 0.0001 and P < 0.0001, respectively), as well as in metastatic tumors than in nonmetastatic ones (P = 0.002 and P = 0.04, respectively). 12598314

2003

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE MicroRNA-145 targets vascular endothelial growth factor and inhibits invasion and metastasis of osteosarcoma cells. 22472569

2012

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE Hypoxia and iron chelator 2,2'-dipyridyl treatment can stimulate the invasion and migration enhancement of Lovo cells, while resveratrol exhibited substantial resistance on the metastasis potential stimulation by inhibiting the mRNA expression of VEGF and MMP-9 in colon carcinoma cells under normoxia and hypoxia, reducing HIF-1 alpha protein expression under hypoxia. 18674879

2008

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE HIF-1α is known to stimulate metastasis by increasing expression of Twist1 and increasing vascularization by directly activating VEGF expression. 26010887

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE In addition to IL-8, aggressive melanoma cells secrete, through its transcriptional regulator hypoxia-inducible factor 1 (HIF-1), vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), which promotes angiogenesis and metastasis of human cancerous cells. 19794965

2010

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Thus, we suggest that TGF-alpha as well as VEGF, PD-ECGF and bFGF may be associated with angiogenesis, and the progression and metastasis of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. 10938383

2000

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE These mRNAs encode proteins that play significant roles in all aspects of malignancy including angiogenesis factors (VEGF, FGF-2), onco-proteins (c-myc, cyclin D1, ODC), pro-survival proteins (survivin, BCL-2) and proteins involved in tumor invasion and metastasis (MMP-9, heparanase). 18719377

2009

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Cumulative evidence has established that hypoxia-inducible factor-1α (HIF-1α) and its downstream target, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), play a critical role in hepatocellular carcinoma angiogenesis, invasiveness and metastasis. 20524035

2012

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Our data suggest that intervention of this non-VEGF reciprocal interaction loop for the tumor vasculature could be an important therapeutic target for the treatment of cancer and metastasis. 17909625

2007

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE These data indicate that CXCR4-CXCL12 axis and its cross-talking with VEGF plays a role in uveal melanoma metastases and may be new prognostic markers in UMM. 20036848

2010

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and αvβ3 integrin are key molecules that actively participate in tumor angiogenesis and metastasis. 22561350

2012

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE We only found similar gene expression levels between the tumor and the metastases in three genes (SMAD4, ERCC1, and VEGF A). 25301403

2015

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF, namely VEGF-A) is an angiogenic polypeptide and VEGF-C is a lymphangiogenic polypeptide that has been implicated in cancer growth, invasion and metastasis. 16109537

2005

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Vascular endothelial growth factor C (VEGF-C) stimulates tumor lymphangiogenesis (i.e., formation of lymphatic vessels) and metastasis to regional lymph nodes by interacting with VEGF receptor 3 (VEGFR-3). 12048269

2002

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE Thujone administration downregulated the expression of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-2, MMP-9, extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK)-1, ERK-2, and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and also upregulated the expression of nm-23, tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase (TIMP)-1, and TIMP-2 in the lung tissue of metastasis-induced animals. 21905822

2012

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) plays a central role in angiogenesis, tumor growth, and metastasis. 19676106

2009

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE Versican and vascular endothelial growth factor expression levels in peritoneal metastases from colorectal cancer are associated with survival after cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy. 26873137

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE In situ hybridization (ISH) analysis of the tumors for expression of genes that regulate angiogenesis and metastasis showed that the expression level of IL-8, matrix metalloproteinases, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), and E-cadherin corresponded with microvascular density and biological behavior of the prostate cancers in nude mice. 11326314

2001

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE However, carcinoma cells in effusions showed down-regulated expression of VEGF, when compared with both primary tumors (P = 0.029) and metastases (P = 0.015). 11964077

2002

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE In addition, COX-2 expression was not associated with HPV positivity.COX-1 expression is associated with VEGF expression in primary tumor tissue and at sites of metastasis to lymph nodes. 12821346

2003

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE Upon transient transfection with plasmid-encoding siRNA, it was found that expression of c-Myc and VEGF was significantly downregulated in siRNA-transfected cells and the downregulation of c-Myc and VEGF inhibited cell growth and induced apoptosis and metastasis of Volo cells. c-Myc and VEGF downregulation also increased cell population in the G0-G1 phase. 23169760

2013

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE In summary, this study revealed a novel mechanism that NCOA1 potentiates breast cancer angiogenesis through upregulating HIF1α and AP-1-mediated VEGFa expression, which reinforces the rational of targeting NCOA1 in controlling breast cancer progression and metastasis. 26287601

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE High VEGF mRNA expression was correlated with a tumor size of >2 cm, the presence of lymphovascular invasion and the presence of axillary nodal metastasis. 24401996

2014

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Intravenous inoculation into natural killer cell-depleted severe combined immunodeficient mice of the small cell lung cancer cell lines H1048 (producing low amounts of VEGF) and SBC-5 (producing intermediate amounts of VEGF) resulted in hematogenous metastases into multiple organs, including the liver, lungs, kidneys, and bones, whereas intravenous inoculation of PC14PE6, a non-small cell lung cancer cell line producing high amounts of VEGF, resulted in lung metastases followed by massive pleural effusion. 21551260

2011