Maspin overexpression correlates with positive response to primary chemotherapy in ovarian cancer patients.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Maspin is a member of the serine protease inhibitor superfamily. Experimental studies revealed that maspin suppresses tumor growth, angiogenesis, invasion and metastasis. We examined maspin expression in human ovarian tumors and relation between maspin expression and clinicopathological features as well as the role of maspin in predicting clinical… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2008.12.038

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