The value of circulating CYFRA21-1 expression in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a study of 529 subjects

@article{Song2016TheVO,
  title={The value of circulating CYFRA21-1 expression in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a study of 529 subjects},
  author={Xin-mao Song and Zhu-jian Wang and Wen-jun Cao and Ji-Li and Fu Chen and Sheng-zi Wang},
  journal={International Journal of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2016},
  volume={21},
  pages={1038-1045}
}
Early diagnosis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) needs more reliable biomarkers. The aim of this study was to investigate serum cytokeratin 19 fragment 21.1 (CYFRA21-1) as an NPC biomarker based on data from a large sample. From October 2010 to February 2014, 529 subjects were enrolled and divided into three groups—NPC group (n = 274), healthy control… CONTINUE READING