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Quantitative assessment of lung cancer associated with genes methylation in the peripheral blood.
|Title||Quantitative assessment of lung cancer associated with genes methylation in the peripheral blood.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Tan S, Sun C, Wei X, Li Y, Wu Y, Yan Z, Feng F, Wang J, Wu Y|
|Journal||Experimental lung research|
|Date Published||2013 May-Jun|
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide due mainly to late diagnosis and poor prognosis. Aberrant promoter methylation is an important mechanism for silencing of tumor suppressor genes during carcinogenesis and a promising tool for the development of molecular biomarkers.
|Alternate Journal||Exp. Lung Res.|