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A randomized trial of adjuvant chemotherapy with uracil-tegafur for adenocarcinoma of the lung.
BACKGROUND In a previous phase 3 trial of adjuvant chemotherapy after resection of non-small-cell lung cancer, a combination of uracil and tegafur (often referred to as UFT) taken orally was shown toExpand
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The clinical significance of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) allele compatibility in patients receiving a marrow transplant from serologically HLA-A, HLA-B, and HLA-DR matched unrelated donors.
To improve the clinical outcome of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation from an unrelated donor, the identification of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) alleles responsible for immunologicExpand
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Alcohol, tobacco and breast cancer – collaborative reanalysis of individual data from 53 epidemiological studies, including 58 515 women with breast cancer and 95 067 women without the disease
Alcohol and tobacco consumption are closely correlated and published results on their association with breast cancer have not always allowed adequately for confounding between these exposures. OverExpand
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Common Defects of ABCG2, a High-Capacity Urate Exporter, Cause Gout: A Function-Based Genetic Analysis in a Japanese Population
Dysfunctional genotype combinations of polymorphic adenosine 5′-triphosphate–binding cassette transporter gene ABCG2/BCRP, which encodes a high-capacity urate secretion transporter in human gut andExpand
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NAD(P)H: quinone oxidoreductase 1 (NQO1) C609T polymorphism and the risk of eight cancers for Japanese
AbstractMethods. The cases were 102 patients with esophageal cancer, 143 with stomach cancer, 74 with colon cancer, 72 with rectal cancer, 192 with lung cancer, 237 with breast cancer, 56 withExpand
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A Large‐scale, Hospital‐based Case‐Control Study of Risk Factors of Breast Cancer According to Menopausal Status
We conducted a large‐scale, hospital‐based case‐control study to evaluate differences and similarities in the risk factors of female breast cancer according to menopausal status. This study is basedExpand
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Tea and coffee consumption and the risk of digestive tract cancers: data from a comparative case-referent study in Japan
Objectives: The purpose of this study was to examine the hypothesis that tea and coffee consumption have a protective effect against development of digestive tract cancers. Methods: A comparativeExpand
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Foods and beverages in relation to urothelial cancer: Case‐control study in Japan
Abstract Background:  The roles of several foods and beverages in the development of bladder cancer remain unclear.
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Healthcare waste management in the capital city of Mongolia.
Inconsistencies are present in the management options for healthcare wastes in Mongolia. One of the first critical steps in the process of developing a reliable waste management plan requires theExpand
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Prognostic significance of p53 alterations in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: a meta-analysis.
There is great controversy as to whether alteration of the p53 gene adversely affects survival of non-small cell lung cancer patients. The aim of this study was to qualitatively review theExpand
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