Last Posted: Jan 10, 2020
- Hybrid Capture-Based Genomic Profiling of Circulating Tumor DNA from Patients with Advanced Cancers of the Gastrointestinal Tract or Anus.
Schrock Alexa B et al. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 2018 24(8) 1881-1890
- Cancer and Men
- Phenotypic characteristics of colorectal cancer in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers.
Grinshpun Albert, et al. European journal of human genetics : EJHG 2018 1
- Low mutation percentage of KRAS and BRAF genes in Brazilian anal tumors.
Bidinotto Lucas Tadeu, et al. Molecular medicine reports 2016 10 (4) 3791-7
- Identification of recurrent mutational events in anorectal melanoma.
Yang Hui Min, et al. Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc 2016 10
- Mutational analysis of anal cancers demonstrates frequent PIK3CA mutations associated with poor outcome after salvage abdominoperineal resection.
Cacheux Wulfran, et al. British journal of cancer 2016 5
- Chemoradiotherapy with capecitabine for locally advanced anal carcinoma: an alternative treatment option.
Meulendijks D, et al. British journal of cancer 2014 10 (9) 1726-33
- HPV-negative squamous cell carcinoma of the anal canal is unresponsive to standard treatment and frequently carries disruptive mutations in TP53.
Meulendijks D, et al. British journal of cancer 2015 4 (8) 1358-66
- KRAS and BRAF mutations in anal carcinoma.
Serup-Hansen Eva, et al. APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica 2015 1 (1) 53-9
- No evidence of oncogenic KRAS mutations in squamous cell carcinomas of the anogenital tract and head and neck region independent of human papillomavirus and p16(INK4a) status.
Prigge Elena-Sophie, et al. Human pathology 2014 11 (11) 2347-54
- KRAS, BRAF and PIK3CA status in squamous cell anal carcinoma (SCAC).
Casadei Gardini Andrea, et al. PloS one 2014 0 (3) e92071
- EGFR, KRAS, BRAF, and PIK3CA characterization in squamous cell anal cancer.
Martin Vittoria, et al. Histology and histopathology 2014 4 (4) 513-21
- HPV-related cancers after solid organ transplantation in the United States.
Madeleine M M, et al. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 2013 12 (12) 3202-9
- Genital and anorectal mucosal melanoma is associated with cutaneous melanoma in patients and in families.
Cazenave H, et al. The British journal of dermatology 2013 9 (3) 594-9
- EGFR and K-ras gene mutation status in squamous cell anal carcinoma: a role for concurrent radiation and EGFR inhibitors?
Paliga A, et al. British journal of cancer 2012 11 (11) 1864-8
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