Prognostic significance of BMP7 as an oncogene in hepatocellular carcinoma

@article{Li2012PrognosticSO,
  title={Prognostic significance of BMP7 as an oncogene in hepatocellular carcinoma},
  author={Wei Li and Hong-Xin Cai and Xu-Ming Ge and Kai Li and Wei-dong Xu and Wei-hong Shi},
  journal={Tumor Biology},
  year={2012},
  volume={34},
  pages={669-674}
}
This study aims to evaluate the association between BMP7 tissue expression and patient prognosis in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The expression of BMP7 mRNA in HCC was characterized using real-time PCR and 30 pairs of fresh frozen HCC tissues and corresponding noncancerous tissues. BMP7 protein expression in HCC was confirmed using immunohistochemistry on a tissue microarray chip. Finally, BMP7 expression was correlated with conventional clinicopathological features of HCC and patient… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 references

Clinical significance of BMP7 in human colorectal cancer

  • K Motoyama, F Tanaka, +5 authors M. Mori
  • Ann Surg Oncol. 2008;15:1530–36
  • 2008
2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…