Colonic Neoplasms

Known as: Neoplasm of the colon, colon masses, Neoplasm, Colon 
A benign or malignant neoplasm that affects the colon. Representative examples of benign neoplasms include lipoma and leiomyoma. Representative… (More)

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The intestinal flora may promote colon tumor formation. Here we explore immunologic mechanisms of colonic carcinogenesis by a… (More)
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2002
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2002
The Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome, a genodermatosis characterized by benign tumors of the hair follicle, has been associated with renal… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND Flat and depressed colorectal tumours were originally thought to be unique to the Japanese population. Recently there… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND AND METHODS The role of colonoscopy in screening for colorectal cancer is uncertain. At 13 Veterans Affairs Medical… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
We provide evidence that cyclooxygenase (COX)-2-derived prostaglandins contribute to tumor growth by inducing newly formed blood… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The PTEN gene encodes a dual-specificity phosphatase mutated in a variety of human cancers. PTEN germline mutations are found in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Somatic mutations in DNA mismatch repair genes have been observed in sporadic tumors as well as cell lines and xenografts derived… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cancers of the microsatellite mutator phenotype (MMP) show exaggerated genomic instability at simple repeat sequences. More than… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The ability of p53 to activate transcription from specific sequences suggests that genes induced by p53 may mediate its… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
The methylation state of DNA from human colon tissue displaying neoplastic growth was determined by means of restriction… (More)
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