MET Is highly expressed in advanced stages of colorectal cancer and indicates worse prognosis and mortality.

@article{Oliveira2009METIH,
  title={MET Is highly expressed in advanced stages of colorectal cancer and indicates worse prognosis and mortality.},
  author={Ant{\^o}nio Talvane Torres de Oliveira and D{\'e}lcio Matos and {\^A}ngela Fl{\'a}via Logullo and Sandra Regina Morini da Silva and Ricardo Artigiani Neto and Adhemar Longatto Filho and Sarhan Sydney Saad},
  journal={Anticancer research},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 11},
  pages={4807-11}
}
UNLABELLED The aim of the present study was to evaluate by immunohistochemistry the prognostic meaning of the tumor marker MET (hepatocyte growth factor) in patients submitted to surgical resection due to primary colorectal adenocarcinoma. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective study was carried out that included 286 consecutive patients with colorectal adenocarcinoma, submitted to surgical resection at Barretos Cancer Hospital, from 1993 to 2002. The histopathological expression of the MET… CONTINUE READING

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