Konstanze Rahmig

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BACKGROUND CpG island hypermethylation is a common epigenetic event in colorectal cancer. The presence of simultaneous methylation of multiple genes is associated with poor prognosis in many types of tumours including colorectal cancer. We have shown earlier that the hypermethylation of the genes HLTF and HPP1/TPEF are independent prognostic serum markers(More)
OBJECTIVES:Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer and a major cause of cancer-related deaths. Early detection of colonic lesions can reduce the incidence and mortality of colorectal cancer. Colonoscopy is the screening test for colorectal cancer with the highest efficacy, but its acceptance in the general public is rather low. To identify(More)
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