IGFBP3 polymorphisms and risk of esophageal cancer in a Chinese population.

@article{Liu2015IGFBP3PA,
  title={IGFBP3 polymorphisms and risk of esophageal cancer in a Chinese population.},
  author={Chao Yuan Liu and Weifeng Tang and Shuchen Chen and Yafeng Wang and Hao Qiu and Jun Yin and Haiyong Gu},
  journal={International journal of clinical and experimental medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={8 9},
  pages={17006-14}
}
Esophageal cancer is the sixth leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide. It is very aggressive with a poor prognosis. Besides environmental risk factors, genetic factors might contribute to the esophageal cancer carcinogenesis. To evaluate the association between the risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) and genetic variants in IGFBP3… CONTINUE READING