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Expression of epidermal growth factor receptor correlates with disease relapse and progression to androgen-independence in human prostate cancer.
PURPOSE The transforming growth factor alpha-epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) autocrine pathway has been implicated in prostate cancer cell growth. Amplification and/or overexpression ofExpand
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Expression of Cell Cycle and Apoptosis-related Proteins in Sporadic Odontogenic Keratocysts and Odontogenic Keratocysts Associated with the Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
Odontogenic keratocysts are occasionally (4-5%) associated with the nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome, a pleiotropic, autosomal disorder presenting a spectrum of developmental abnormalities and aExpand
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Role of FK506-binding protein 51 in the control of apoptosis of irradiated melanoma cells
FK506-binding protein 51 (FKBP51) is an immunophilin with isomerase activity, which performs important biological functions in the cell. It has recently been involved in the apoptosis resistance ofExpand
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Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in bronchial asthma
To cite this article: Detoraki A, Granata F, Staibano S, Rossi FW, Marone G, Genovese A. Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in bronchial asthma. Allergy 2010; 65: 946–958.
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BRAF/NRAS mutation frequencies among primary tumors and metastases in patients with melanoma.
PURPOSE The prevalence of BRAF, NRAS, and p16CDKN2A mutations during melanoma progression remains inconclusive. We investigated the prevalence and distribution of mutations in these genes inExpand
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Survivin expression in oral squamous cell carcinoma
A series of 110 cases of oral squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) together with six lymph node and one distant metastatic lesions was analysed for expression of survivin, a recent apoptosis inhibitor, byExpand
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Evaluation of a combined triple method to detect causative HPV in oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas: p16 Immunohistochemistry, Consensus PCR HPV-DNA, and In Situ Hybridization
BackgroundRecent emerging evidences identify Human Papillomavirus (HPV) related Head and Neck squamous cell carcinomas (HN-SCCs) as a separate subgroup among Head and Neck Cancers with differentExpand
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The endocrine-gland-derived vascular endothelial growth factor (EG-VEGF)/prokineticin 1 and 2 and receptor expression in human prostate: Up-regulation of EG-VEGF/prokineticin 1 with malignancy.
A new family of angiogenic factors named endocrine-gland-derived vascular endothelial growth factors (EG-VEGF)/prokineticins (PK) have been recently described as predominantly expressed inExpand
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The spectrum of Spitz nevi: a clinicopathologic study of 83 cases.
OBJECTIVE To achieve a clinicopathologic classification of Spitz nevi by comparing their clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathologic features. DESIGN Eighty-three cases were independently reviewedExpand
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Expression of the apoptosis inhibitor survivin in aggressive squamous cell carcinoma.
Deregulated expression of inhibitors of apoptosis (programmed cell death) may contribute to cancer by aberrantly extending cell viability and facilitating the insurgence of resistance to therapy. InExpand
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