GOLPH2 expression in renal cell cancer

  title={GOLPH2 expression in renal cell cancer},
  author={Florian Fritzsche and Mark-Oliver Riener and Manfred Dietel and Holger Moch and Klaus Jung and Glen Kristiansen},
  journal={BMC Urology},
  pages={15 - 15}
BACKGROUND Renal cell carcinomas (RCC) are among the most common and most lethal genitourinary malignancies. GOLPH2 (golgi phosphoprotein 2, GOLM1) has recently been proposed as a biomarker for hepatocellular and prostate cancer. In this study we analysed the expression patterns and the prognostic and diagnostic value of GOLPH2 in RCC. METHODS GOLPH2 protein expression was analysed by immunohistochemistry in 104 clinically well characterized RCC cases in comparison with matched normal kidney… CONTINUE READING