Clinicopathological correlations of nestin expression in surgically resectable pancreatic cancer including an analysis of perineural invasion.

@article{Lenz2011ClinicopathologicalCO,
  title={Clinicopathological correlations of nestin expression in surgically resectable pancreatic cancer including an analysis of perineural invasion.},
  author={Jiri Lenz and Petr Karasek and J. Jarkovsky and Katarina Mů{\vc}kov{\'a} and Petr D{\'i}tě and Zdeněk Kala and Renata Veselsk{\'a} and Mark{\'e}ta Hermanov{\'a}},
  journal={Journal of gastrointestinal and liver diseases : JGLD},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={389-96}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Nestin is considered to be a marker of stem/progenitor cells in different tissues. Nestin expression was also described in various tumors. In pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), its role in cancer cell migration, invasion, and metastases has been suggested. The study aimed at examining the expression of nestin in PDAC, and to… CONTINUE READING