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Another important cancer-related inflammatory mediator is cyclooxygenase (COX)-2, an enzyme that is upregulated in most tumors and catalyzes the synthesis of the potent inflammatory lipid metabolite, prostaglandin E2. COX-2 overexpression is an indicator of poor prognosis in multiple cancer types . In some cancers, inflammatory conditions precede malignant changes (as previously mentioned), whereas, in other cancer types, genetic alterations and premalignant changes precede the inflammatory microenvironment and neoplasia .