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The sections were deparaffinized, rehydrated, and subjected to antigen retrieval combined with signal detection, as previously described [ 14 , 15 ]. The antibodies used were mouse monoclonal anti-CD dilution, aa, clone 9E5, cat no. After the sections were rinsed three times in TBST for 5 min each time, the sections were incubated with HRP- and AP-labeled secondary antibodies premixed at a ratio for 1 h at room temperature.

Immune signal evaluation For each sample, the immunoreactivity levels of COX2 were estimated under a light microscope by assessing the average signal intensity on a scale of The intensity and percentage scores were subsequently multiplied to obtain a composite score; a score of 0 to 3 was defined as negative, while a score of 4 to 12 was defined as positive.

CD is known to be a specific marker for M2-type macrophages. The average counts were recorded as M2 macrophage counts for each patient. These analyses were performed by two independent pathologists who were blinded to the IHC evaluations.

Induction and validation of M2 macrophages In this study, we used the human monocytic cell line THP-1 as a macrophage induction model; the details of THP-1 cell maintenance and PMA induction were reported in our previous study [ 13 ].

After inducing an M2 phenotype, macrophages and THP-1 cells were collected for downstream experiments, such as coculture with GC cells, Transwell experiments, and M2 phenotype marker validation.

After PCR, melting curve analysis was performed. Celecoxib is a COX2 inhibitor that potently inhibits COX2 enzymatic activity and reduces the level of inflammatory prostaglandins.

The relationship between COX2 and CD expression and clinicopathological characteristics was tested using the chi-square test. Survival curves were plotted using the Kaplan-Meier method and were compared by log-rank test. The significance of various survival-related variables was assessed by a Cox regression model in a multivariate analysis. A P value less than 0. The rate of COX2 positivity in patients with distant metastasis Other clinical variables, such as T grade, lymphatic metastasis N grade , lymphatic invasion, Lauren classification, and TNM grade, were also included in the analysis of macrophage numbers between each group Table 2.

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Cancer Invasion and the Microenvironment Plasticity and Reciprocity

The sections were deparaffinized, rehydrated, and subjected to antigen retrieval combined with signal detection, as previously described [ 14 , 15 ]. The antibodies used were mouse monoclonal anti-CD dilution, aa, clone 9E5, cat no. After the sections were rinsed three times in TBST for 5 min each time, the sections were incubated with HRP- and AP-labeled secondary antibodies premixed at a ratio for 1 h at room temperature. Immune signal evaluation For each sample, the immunoreactivity levels of COX2 were estimated under a light microscope by assessing the average signal intensity on a scale of The intensity and percentage scores were subsequently multiplied to obtain a composite score; a score of 0 to 3 was defined as negative, while a score of 4 to 12 was defined as positive. CD is known to be a specific marker for M2-type macrophages. The average counts were recorded as M2 macrophage counts for each patient.

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