Polymorphisms of microRNA sequences or binding sites and lung cancer: a meta-analysis and systematic review.

TitlePolymorphisms of microRNA sequences or binding sites and lung cancer: a meta-analysis and systematic review.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsChen Z, Xu L, Ye X, Shen S, Li Z, Niu X, Lu S
JournalPloS one
Volume8
Issue4
Paginatione61008
Date Published2013
Abstract

Functional single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of microRNA (miRNA) sequences or binding sites (miRNA-SNPs) are associated with lung cancer risk and survival. The objective of this study was to systematically review genetic association studies about miRNA-SNPs in lung cancer.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0061053
Alternate JournalPLoS ONE