The Prognostic Value of HPV Status and p16 Expression in Patients with Carcinoma of the Anal Canal

@inproceedings{Urgoiti2014ThePV,
  title={The Prognostic Value of HPV Status and p16 Expression in Patients with Carcinoma of the Anal Canal},
  author={Gloria B. Rold{\'a}n Urgoiti and Karla Gustafson and Alexander C. Klimowicz and Stephanie K. Petrillo and Anthony M. Magliocco and Corinne M. Doll and Xuefeng Liu},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND In anal cancer studies, the detection frequency of high-risk HPV (human papillomavirus) is variable, depending on the method used. There are limited data reporting results of different HPV detection techniques in the same clinical series, and very few correlating results with clinical outcome. OBJECTIVES To evaluate tumor expression of p16… CONTINUE READING