Identification of prognostic biomarkers in gastric cancer using endoscopic biopsy samples.

Abstract

Endoscopic biopsy prior to chemotherapy provides an opportunity for studying biomarkers to predict the overall survival in gastric cancer patients. This prospective study was performed to identify prognostic biomarkers in patients with unresected gastric cancer. Fifty-nine cases of chemotherapy-naive metastatic gastric cancer were enrolled in this study. A… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1349-7006.2008.00935.x

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@article{Yamada2008IdentificationOP, title={Identification of prognostic biomarkers in gastric cancer using endoscopic biopsy samples.}, author={Yasuhide Yamada and Tokuzo Arao and Takuji Gotoda and Hirokazu Taniguchi and Ichiro Oda and Kuniaki Shirao and Yasuhiro Shimada and Tetsuya Hamaguchi and Ken Kato and Tetsutaro Hamano and Fumiaki Koizumi and Tomohide Tamura and Daizo Saito and Tadakazu Shimoda and Makoto Saka and Takeo Fukagawa and Hitoshi Katai and Takeshi Sano and Mitsuru Sasako and Kazuto Nishio}, journal={Cancer science}, year={2008}, volume={99 11}, pages={2193-9} }