CDH1 mutations in gastric cancer patients from northern Brazil identified by Next- Generation Sequencing (NGS)

@inproceedings{ElHusny2016CM,
  title={
CDH1 mutations in gastric cancer patients from northern Brazil
identified by Next- Generation Sequencing (NGS)},
  author={Antonette S El-Husny and Milene Raiol-Moraes and Marcos Ant{\^o}nio Trindade Amador and Andr{\'e} Maur{\'i}cio Ribeiro-Dos-Santos and Andr{\'e} Luis Montagnini and Silvanira Barbosa and Artur Silva and Paulo Pimentel de Assumpç{\~a}o and Geraldo Ishak and Sidney Emanuel Batista dos Santos and Pablo Pinto and Aline Helena da Silva Cruz and {\^A}ndrea Ribeiro-Dos-Santos},
  booktitle={Genetics and molecular biology},
  year={2016}
}
Gastric cancer is considered to be the fifth highest incident tumor worldwide and the third leading cause of cancer deaths. Developing regions report a higher number of sporadic cases, but there are only a few local studies related to hereditary cases of gastric cancer in Brazil to confirm this fact. CDH1 germline mutations have been described both in… CONTINUE READING