Ana Rita Conde

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Gastric cancer remains a major cause of death in the developed countries, and a large percentage is still genetically unexplained. Because of their major role in cell survival, mutations in translation factors and altered expression of these genes have been associated with cancer development. Apart from its role in translation termination, the eukaryotic(More)
Gliomas are the most frequent primary tumours of the central nervous system and several types of gliomas are histopathologically recognized. Loss of the whole chromosome 10, or part of it, is the most prevalent genetic abnormality in astrocytic tumours, particularly in glio-blastomas, in which it is observed in up to 80% of all cases [1]. In an attempt to(More)
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