PDGFRβ expression in tumor stroma of pancreatic adenocarcinoma as a reliable prognostic marker.

@article{Yuzawa2012PDGFREI,
  title={PDGFRβ expression in tumor stroma of pancreatic adenocarcinoma as a reliable prognostic marker.},
  author={Sayaka Yuzawa and Mitsunobu R Kano and Takahiro Einama and Hiroshi Nishihara},
  journal={Medical oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={2824-30}
}
Pancreatic adenocarcinoma is a lethal disease that often develops a desmoplastic reaction in tumor stroma. In general, desmoplasia is thought to promote tumor growth. However, its molecular pathology and prognostic potential have not been fully investigated. Here, we investigate 26 cases of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and examine the… CONTINUE READING