Nobuko Kitagawa

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Chromosomal abnormalities are good guideposts when hunting for cancer-related genes. We analyzed copy number alterations of 163 primary gastric cancers using array-based comparative genomic hybridization and simultaneously performed a genome-wide integrated analysis of copy number and gene expression using microarray data for 58 tumors. We showed that(More)
Pseudoxanthoma elasticum is an inherited systemic disorder of connective tissue characterized by fragmentation of elastic fibers and calcification in cutaneous, ocular, and cardiovascular systems. Mutation in the ATP-binding cassette subfamily C member 6 gene has recently been found in people with pseudoxanthoma elasticum. However, the precise mechanisms of(More)
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