Immunohistochemical localization of galectin-3 in malignant and benign human thyroid tissue.

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BACKGROUND Galectin-3 is an endogenous beta-galactoside binding lectin with putative roles in development, immunomodulation, transformation and metastasis. The purpose of this study was to analyze galectin-3 expression in a series of human thyroid neoplastic lesions. METHODS A total of 76 cases, including 47 specimens of thyroid malignancies, 14… (More)

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@article{Cvejic1998ImmunohistochemicalLO, title={Immunohistochemical localization of galectin-3 in malignant and benign human thyroid tissue.}, author={Dubravka S. Cvejic and S. S. Savin and Ivan Paunovic and Svetislav B. Tati{\'c} and Milo{\vs} Havelka and J R Sinadinovi{\'c}}, journal={Anticancer research}, year={1998}, volume={18 4A}, pages={2637-41} }