mucoepidermoid carcinoma of lung

Known as: Lung Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma 
A lung carcinoma characterized by the presence of malignant non-keratinizing squamoid cells, mucin-producing cells and intermediate type cells.
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1988-2017
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2017
2017
INTRODUCTION Mucoepidermoid carcinoma (MEC) primarily occurs in salivary glands, but can also arise in other organs; however, the… (More)
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2014
2014
Proangiogenic enzyme thymidine phosphorylase (TP) is a promising target for anticancer therapy, yet its action in non-small cell… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Excessive mucus production is typical in various upper airway diseases. In sinusitis, the expression of MUC5AC, a… (More)
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2012
2012
Aim:Gefitinib is effective in only approximately 20% of patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), and the underlying… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Primary pulmonary mucoepidermoid carcinomas (MECs) are the third most frequent pulmonary malignant neoplasm in… (More)
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2003
2003
Mucin hypersecretion is one of the main symptoms of inflammatory disease in the respiratory tract. We previously reported that… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Immature mast cells migrate into tissues where they differentiate into mature mast cells under the influence of local… (More)
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1991
1991
The effects of the n−3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), on the growth of a human lung… (More)
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1990
1990
Primary rhesus monkey kidney (MK) cells have long been the cells of choice for isolation and propagation of the human… (More)
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1988
1988
Since tumor cells show abnormal fatty acid composition, it is likely that their desaturase systems were affected to some extent… (More)
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