Serum levels of soluble syndecan-1 in Hodgkin's lymphoma.


BACKGROUND Syndecan-1 (CD138) is expressed by the Hodgkin-Reed-Sternberg (HRS) cells of classic Hodgkin's lymphoma (cHL), but not in nodular lymphocyte-predominant HL. Syndecan-1 may be involved in the interaction between HRS cells and the cellular and stromal microenvironment typical of nodular sclerosing HL. PATIENTS AND METHODS Serum levels of soluble… (More)


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@article{Vassilakopoulos2005SerumLO, title={Serum levels of soluble syndecan-1 in Hodgkin's lymphoma.}, author={Theodoros Vassilakopoulos and Marie-Christine Kyrtsonis and Argiroula Papadogiannis and Gianpaolo Nadali and Maria K Angelopoulou and Tatiana K Tzenou and Maria N. Dimopoulou and Marina P. Siakantaris and Flora N. Kontopidou and Christina Kalpadakis and Styliani I. Kokoris and E. Dimitriadou and Panayiotis Tsaftaridis and Giovanni Pizzolo and Gerassimos A. Pangalis}, journal={Anticancer research}, year={2005}, volume={25 6C}, pages={4743-6} }