To investigate polymorphisms that are probable indicators of response variability during cancer treatment with 5-fluorouracil (rs16430, rs2279198, rs1801159 and rs17878362).
MATERIALS AND METHODS
We investigated 1,038 individuals regarding allele distribution from different populations, out of which we genotyped 127 individuals from a Brazilian… (More)
Global literature describes differences in the incidence of gastric cancer among populations. For instance, Europeans have lower incidence rates of gastric cancer in relation to Latin and Asian populations, particularly Korean and Japanese populations. However, only a few studies have been able to verify the occurrence of gastric cancer in admixed… (More)