Microsatellite Instability

Known as: instability microsatellite, Instability, Microsatellite, MSI 
A change that occurs in the DNA of certain cells (such as tumor cells) in which the number of repeats of microsatellites (short, repeated sequences… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BRAF mutation in colorectal cancer is associated with microsatellite instability (MSI) through its relationship with high-level… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Microsatellite instability (MSI) is a hypermutable phenotype caused by the loss of DNA mismatch repair activity. MSI is detected… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Microsatellite instability (MSI) is the molecular fingerprint of a deficient mismatch repair system. Approximately 15% of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE Many studies have evaluated the role of high levels of microsatellite instability (MSI) as a prognostic marker and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To compare microsatellite instability (MSI) testing with immunohistochemical (IHC) detection of hMLH1 and hMSH2 in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Cells with deficient DNA mismatch repair develop microsatellite instability. Extensive microsatellite instability (MSI… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Recent studies have demonstrated the presence of microsatellite instability (MSI) in tumors from patients with hereditary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Recent studies have demonstrated the presence of microsatellite instability (MSI) in tumors from patients with hereditary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Instability of repetitive sequences, both in intronic sequences and within coding regions, has been demonstrated to be a hallmark… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Microsatellite instability (MSI) occurs in most tumours from patients with hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) and… (More)
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