The prognostic significance of E-cadherin and liver intestine-cadherin expression in colorectal cancer.

@article{Kwak2007ThePS,
  title={The prognostic significance of E-cadherin and liver intestine-cadherin expression in colorectal cancer.},
  author={Jung-Myun Kwak and B Z Min and J. Lee and Jong-Sang Choi and Sun-il Lee and Sung-Soo Park and Jin Shun Kim and Jun-Won Um and Seon-Han Kim and Hong-Young Moon},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2007},
  volume={50 11},
  pages={1873-80}
}
PURPOSE The significance of liver intestine-cadherin as a potential marker has been growing in the field of oncology, because of its unique features compared with classic cadherins. We investigated the coexpression patterns of E-cadherin and liver intestine-cadherin in colorectal cancer, and determined whether differences in expression patterns were associated with clinicopathologic parameters and also which relationship between these two adhesion molecules existed in colorectal cancer… CONTINUE READING