PINCH Expression and Its Clinicopathological Significance in Gastric Adenocarcinoma

  title={PINCH Expression and Its Clinicopathological Significance in Gastric Adenocarcinoma},
  author={Zhen-long Zhu and Bao-yong Yan and Yu Zhang and Yan-hong Yang and Zhengmin Wang and Hong-zhen Zhang and Ming-wei Wang and Xiang-hong Zhang and Xiaofeng Sun},
  booktitle={Disease markers},
OBJECTIVE Particularly interesting new cysteine-histidine rich protein (PINCH) is an important component of the local adhesion complexes and upregulated in several types of malignancies, and involved in the incidence and development of tumours. PINCH expression is also independently correlated with poorer survival in patients with colorectal cancer. However, there is no study of PINCH in gastric cancer, therefore, the aim of this project was to investigate PINCH expression and its… CONTINUE READING
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