DNA Repair Defect and RAS Mutation in Two Patients With Schistosoma mansoni–Associated Colorectal Cancer: Carcinogenesis Steps or Mere Coincidence?

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Besides CRC, S japonicum has also been implicated in liver cancer development. In addition, an association between S haematobium and bladder cancer has also been described. However, the association between S mansoni and CRC is scarce in the literature. InpatientswithSmansoni– associated CRC, patients are younger, their tumors are multicentric and present… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/JGO.2016.006254

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@inproceedings{Almeida2017DNARD, title={DNA Repair Defect and RAS Mutation in Two Patients With Schistosoma mansoni–Associated Colorectal Cancer: Carcinogenesis Steps or Mere Coincidence?}, author={Gustavo Fernandes Godoy Almeida and Filipe Wanick Sarinho and Paula Carvalho de Abreu e Lima and Jo{\~a}o Bosco de Oliveira Filho and Maxwell Alex de Lima Moura and Lais Neares Barbosa Ribeiro and Bruno Rolim de Brito and Mariana Montenegro de Melo Lira and Marcelo do Rego Maciel Souto Maior and Ana L{\'u}cia Coutinho Domingues}, booktitle={Journal of global oncology}, year={2017} }