Prognostic significance of HPV physical status and integration sites in cervical cancer.

@article{Nambaru2009PrognosticSO,
  title={Prognostic significance of HPV physical status and integration sites in cervical cancer.},
  author={Lavanya Nambaru and Balaiah Meenakumari and Rajaraman Swaminathan and T. Dhiliphan Rajkumar},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2009},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={355-60}
}
BACKGROUND Human papilloma virus (HPV) infection is the major cause of cervical cancer and integration of HPV DNA into the host cell genome is believed to be essential for malignant transformation. MiRNAs are a class of 19-24 nt non-coding RNAs that regulate gene expression primarily through post transcriptional repression or m-RNA degradation in a sequence… CONTINUE READING