Clinical significance of HLA class I heavy chain expression in patients with gastric cancer.

@article{Ueda2008ClinicalSO,
  title={Clinical significance of HLA class I heavy chain expression in patients with gastric cancer.},
  author={Yoshitake Ueda and Koichi B Ishikawa and Norio Shiraishi and Shigeo Yokoyama and Seigo Kitano},
  journal={Journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2008},
  volume={97 5},
  pages={451-5}
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about the relation between HLA-I expression and the prognosis of patients with gastric cancer. The aim of this retrospective study was to clarify the clinical significance of HLA-I heavy chain expression in gastric cancer. METHODS The study subjects were 202 patients with gastric cancer who had undergone curative surgery. Tumors were examined for expression of HLA-I heavy chain antigens by immunohistochemistry. We analyzed the association of HLA-I heavy chain… CONTINUE READING

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