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Tumor angiogenesis in breast cancer: Its importance as a prognostic indicator and the association with vascular endothelial growth factor expression
SummaryThe importance of tumor angiogenesis in the process of tumor growth and progression in solid tumors has been widely accepted. We have investigated the significance of tumor angiogenesis as aExpand
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Clinicopathologic Characteristics and Prognosis of Breast Cancer Patients Associated with Pregnancy and Lactation: Analysis of Case‐Control Study in Japan
Clinicopathologic characteristics and prognosis of breast cancer patients associated with pregnancy and lactation were clarified by means of a case‐control study of matched non‐pregnant andExpand
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Combined tamoxifen and luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) agonist versus LHRH agonist alone in premenopausal advanced breast cancer: a meta-analysis of four randomized trials.
PURPOSE The logic behind the application of luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) agonists in combination with tamoxifen in premenopausal women is that LHRH agonists on the one hand suppressExpand
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Tissue factor expression in breast cancer tissues: its correlation with prognosis and plasma concentration
Tissue factor (TF), an initiator of the extrinsic coagulation cascade, is expressed in a wide range of cancer cells and plays important roles in cancer progression and metastasis. Recently, theExpand
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Association of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Expression with Tumor Angiogenesis and with Early Relapse in Primary Breast Cancer
Angiogenesis is an independent prognostic indicator in breast cancer. In this report, the relationship between expression of vascular endothclial growth factor (VEGF; a selective mitogen forExpand
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Meta‐analysis of trials comparing toremifene with tamoxifen and factors predicting outcome of antiestrogen therapy in postmenopausal women with breast cancer
Meta‐analysis of all clinical data was conducted to compare toremifene 40–60 mg/day (TOR) with tamoxifen 20–40 mg/day (TAM) in postmenopausal women with estrogen receptor (ER) positive or ER unknownExpand
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Simultaneous determination of stability constants of humate complexes with various metal ions using multitracer technique
Abstract Stability constants of humic acid complexes of 19 elements, Be, Ca, Sc, V, Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, Zn, Ga, Sr, Y, Ba, Ce, Eu, Gd, Tm, Yb, and Lu, were determined simultaneously using the multitracerExpand
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Tumor angiogenesis is an independent prognostic indicator in primary breast carcinoma
Clinical importance of tumor angiogenesis, especially its significance as a prognostic indicator, was examined in 125 primary breast‐cancer patients. The grade of neovascularization was assessed byExpand
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Prognostic factors for patients with colon or rectal carcinoma treated with resection only: Five‐year follow‐up report
  • T. Tominaga, T. Sakabe, +7 authors for the Steering Committee of the Colorectal Cance
  • Medicine
  • Cancer
  • 1 August 1996
The prognostic factors and natural history of recurrence in patients with colorectal carcinoma who underwent curative resection and no other therapy were analyzed.
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Characterization of Eu(III) Species Sorbed on Silica and Montmorillonite by Laser-Induced Fluorescence Spectroscopy
By Y. Takahashi·", T. Kimura, Y. Kato, Y. Minai and T. Tominaga * 1 Radioisotope Center, The University of Tokyo, Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0032, Japan 2 Japan Atomic Energy Research InstituteExpand
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