*Corresponding author:Naresh Kumar Sood, Department of Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, India
Received: July 22, 2018; Published: July 27, 2018
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The role of COX enzymes was previously well defined in the inflammation and pain. Recently, studies have shown increased COX-2 expression in malignant tumors of the human and canine patients and its association with multiple events in cancer progression. As of now, it is likely to be a novel target of intervention by combining standard chemotherapy with NSAIDs, especially to delay the progression of cancer.
Abbreviations: Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID); Cyclooxygenase (COX)