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 Signaling pathways of VEGFs and PDGFs are crucial in tumor angiogenesis, which is essential in solid tumor progression and metastasis. 28561780

2018

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Evaluation of a xenogeneic vascular endothelial growth factor-2 vaccine in two preclinical metastatic tumor models in mice. 28776079

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Placental growth factor (PlGF) a member of the vascular endothelial growth factor family regulates some cell processes such as survival, growth of vascular endothelial cells, invasiveness, and also involves in pathological angiogenesis and metastasis in most cancers. 27735991

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE The level of VEGF expression correlates with tumor progression and metastasis in gastric cancer tissues. 26566627

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE In addition, molecular therapy has been designed to target biomarkers such as growth factors (human epidermal growth factor receptor 2, VEGF) and chemokines, although they have not clearly proven to be effective in inhibiting GC metastasis in clinical trials. 26937132

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE By comparing the two groups, u-PA and VEGF were positively correlated in gastric cancer tissue (P < 0.05). u-PA and VEGF were highly expressed in gastric cancer tissue, which could be used as the molecular biological indicators to predict the invasion and metastasis potential of gastric cancer. 27352182

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE The matrix metalloproteinase-9, E-cadherin, and vascular endothelial growth factor play an important role in behavior of tumor cell growth, invasion, and metastasis. 28459196

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE KIF26B, a novel oncogene, promotes proliferation and metastasis by activating the VEGF pathway in gastric cancer. 28581513

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE VEGFA links self-renewal and metastasis by inducing Sox2 to repress miR-452, driving Slug. 28504716

2017

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE VEGFA is a key regulator of angiogenesis and plays an important role in regulation of tumor metastasis. 27777493

2017

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 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 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 Biomarker BEFREE Immunoblotting and TMA-IHC analyses revealed alterations in the expression/phosphorylation of metastamiRs' targets, including ADAMTS-1, AKT1/2/3, ASK1, AURKβ, Birc1, Birc2, Bric5, β-CATENIN, CASP8, CD54, CDK4, CREB, CTGF, CXCR4, CYCLIN-D1, EGFR, ELK1, ESR1, CFOS, FOSB, FRA, GRB10, GSK3β, IL1α, JUND, kRAS, KRTAP1, MCP1, MEGF10, MMP2, MMP3, MMP9, MMP10, MTA2, MYB, cMYC, NF2, NOS3, P21, pP38, PTPN3, CLEAVED PARP, PKC, SDF-1β, SEMA3D, SELE, STAT3, TLR3, TNFα, TNFR1, and VEGF in aggressive cells ex vivo and in a manifold of metastatic tumors in vivo. miRNA mimic (hsa-miR-125b, hsa-miR-27b, hsa-miR-93, hsa-miR-20a) and inhibitor (hsa-miR-1224-3p, hsa-miR-1260) approach for select miRNAs revealed the direct influence of the altered metastamiRs in the regulation of identified protein targets. 26148557

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE This study reveals a novel mechanism by which EMMPRIN promotes tumor growth and metastasis by recruitment of BMDCs through controlling secretion and paracrine signaling of SDF-1 and VEGF. 26416452

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Our novel data suggest that the positive regulation of the VEGF/NRP-1 axis on the tumorigenesis and metastasis of breast cancer may be associated with enhancing the EMT process and the NF-κB and β-catenin signaling. 26805761

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Consequently, tumors grow significantly faster and they display enhanced ability to metastasize to lungs and to vascularize due to elevated VEGF, MMP9 and miR-378 expression. 26384300

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE This review discusses the promoting role of chronic inflammation in colorectal tumorigenesis at different stages including tumor initiation, promotion, progression and metastasis, highlighting the contributory role of VEGF in angiogenesis during the development from chronic inflammation to CRC. 26004415

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a potent endothelial cell mitogen that plays a vital role in angiogenesis, tumor growth, and metastasis. 25835351

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Patients with metastatic tumors had higher VEGF serum values when compared to patients without metastases (p = 0.033), and highest levels were observed in case of lymph node metastases (p = 0.008). 26805636

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Ad(E1-).dcn-mediated decorin expression in MDA-MB-231 cells downregulated the expression of Met, β-catenin, and vascular endothelial growth factor A, all of which are recognized decorin targets and play pivotal roles in the progression of breast tumor growth and metastasis. 26467629

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 AlteredExpression BEFREE In view of the present results, it was concluded that TGF-β1, IGF-I/IGF-IR and VEGF-A overexpression is associated with the presence of aggressive tumors, which exhibit an increased probability of metastasis, a poor response to treatment and reduced survival rate. 25824321

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Luciferase reporter and ELISA assay prove that hematogenous metastasis related genes including FGF2 and VEGFA are the target genes of miR-195. 26823724

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Targeting VEGF pathway strategy sometimes failed to decrease tumor metastasis in vivo experiments and clinical trials. 26706909

2016

Entrez Id: 7422
Gene Symbol: VEGFA
VEGFA
CUI: C0027627
Disease: Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Metastasis
0.400 Biomarker BEFREE Recent studies suggest that VEGF-A can act directly on certain tumor cell types in an autocrine manner, via binding to VEGF receptor 2 (VEGFR2), to promote tumor cell migration and invasion. 25794107

2016