P21WAF1/CIP1 protein and tongue cancer prognosis.

The expression of the cell cycle regulatory protein p21waf1/cip1 was analyzed immunohistochemically in tissue from the tumor and adjacent non-tumor epithelia of 54 patients with tongue cancer in order to determine the proportion of tongue carcinomas with altered p21waf1/cip1 expression, establish whether this alteration is an early event in tongue… CONTINUE READING