Germ cell tumor

Known as: Tumor of the Germ Cell, Tumor, Germ Cell, Neoplasms, Germ Cell 
A benign or malignant, gonadal or extragonadal neoplasm that originates from germ cells. Representative examples include teratoma, seminoma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The core embryonic stem cell transcription factors (TFs) OCT3/4 (OCT4), NANOG, and SOX2 have shared as well as nonoverlapping… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Adult male germ cell tumors (GCTs) comprise distinct groups: seminomas and nonseminomas, which include pluripotent embryonal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nanog is a newly identified transcriptional factor bearing a homeodomain and expressed in pluripotential cells of preimplantation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Human germ cell tumors (GCTs) may have variable histology and clinical behavior, depending on factors such as sex of the patient… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The c-kit gene encodes a tyrosine kinase receptor (KIT) that is required in normal spermatogenesis and is expressed in seminomas… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The Central Brain Tumor Registry of the United States (CBTRUS) obtained 5 years of incidence data (1990-1994)--including reports… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To determine the role of the Wilms' tumor gene WT1 in tumorigenesis of solid tumors, expression of the WT1 gene was examined in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Genomic reprogramming of primordial germ cells (PGCs), which includes genome-wide demethylation, prevents aberrant epigenetic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To identify prognostic variables for response and survival in male patients with relapsed or refractory germ cell tumors… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have characterized the normal human tissue distribution and tumor expression of the human multidrug resistance gene (MDR1… (More)
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