Correction to: Associations between I/D polymorphism in the ACE gene and lung cancer: an updated systematic review and a meta-analysis
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 25, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Junjian Chen, Mao Sun, Min Zhou and Renfu Lu Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Molecular profile of KRAS G12C-mutant colorectal and non-small-cell lung cancer
KRAS is the most frequently mutated oncogene in cancer, however efforts to develop targeted therapies have been largely unsuccessful. Recently, two small-molecule inhibitors, AMG 510 and MRTX849, have shown promi... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 25, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Luiz Henrique Araujo, Bianca Mendes Souza, Laura Rabelo Leite, Sabrina A. F. Parma, Nat ália P. Lopes, Frederico S. V. Malta and Maíra C. M. Freire Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Discovery of breast cancer risk genes and establishment of a prediction model based on estrogen metabolism regulation
In this study, we aimed to uncover the relationship betwe... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 25, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Feng Zhao, Zhixiang Hao, Yanan Zhong, Yinxue Xu, Meng Guo, Bei Zhang, Xiaoxing Yin, Ying Li and Xueyan Zhou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Blockage of AMPK-ULK1 pathway mediated autophagy promotes cell apoptosis to increase doxorubicin sensitivity in breast cancer (BC) cells: an in vitro study
Activation of autophagy flux contributed to resistance of breast cancer (BC) cells to current chemotherapeutic drugs, which seriously limited their therapeutic efficacy and facilitated BC recurrence in clinic.... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 25, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Libo Yu, Qingtao Shi, Yan Jin, Zhixin Liu, Jiaxin Li and Wenzhou Sun Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comprehensive molecular profiling of Taiwanese breast cancers revealed potential therapeutic targets: prevalence of actionable mutations among 380 targeted sequencing analyses
Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths in women, and there is a demand in developing an Asian-based genetic profiling database for breast cancer in improving the treatment response... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 25, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Chi-Cheng Huang, Yi-Fang Tsai, Chun-Yu Liu, Ta-Chung Chao, Pei-Ju Lien, Yen-Shu Lin, Chin-Jung Feng, Jen-Hwey Chiu, Chih-Yi Hsu and Ling-Ming Tseng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Variation rs9929218 and risk of the colorectal Cancer and adenomas: A meta-analysis
Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified multiple common CRC-related (colorectal cancer) SNPs (single nucleotide polymorphisms) including the Cadherin 1(CDH1) rs9929218 may act by increasing the ... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Huiyan Wang, Dongying Gu, Miao Yu, Yanjun Hu, Zhe Chen, Xinying Huo, Tao Yu, Jinfei Chen and Yang Zheng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: High fascin-1 expression in colorectal cancer identifies patients at high risk for early disease recurrence and associated mortality
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Athanasios Tampakis, Ekaterini-Christina Tampaki, Afrodite Nonni, Ioannis D. Kostakis, Alberto Posabella, Konstantinos Kontzoglou, Markus von Fl üe, Evangelos Felekouras, Gregory Kouraklis and Nikolaos Nikiteas Tags: Correction Source Type: research

High nuclear TPX2 expression correlates with TP53 mutation and poor clinical behavior in a large breast cancer cohort, but is not an independent predictor of chromosomal instability
Targeting Protein for Xenopus Kinesin Like Protein 2 (TPX2) is a microtubule associated protein that functions in mitotic spindle assembly. TPX2 also localizes to the nucleus where it functions in DNA damage r... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Daniel R. Matson, Ryan A. Denu, Lauren M. Zasadil, Mark E. Burkard, Beth A. Weaver, Christopher Flynn and P. Todd Stukenberg Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Super-enhancer-associated long noncoding RNA AC005592.2 promotes tumor progression by regulating OLFM4 in colorectal cancer
Super-enhancer-associated long noncoding RNAs (SE-lncRNAs) have been reported to play essential roles in tumorigenesis, but the fundamental mechanism of SE-lncRNAs in colorectal cancer (CRC) remains largely un... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Linping Yan, Huanhuan Chen, Li Tang, Pan Jiang and Feng Yan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Palliative Gastrectomy versus Gastrojejunostomy for advanced Gastric cancer with outlet obstruction: a propensity score matching analysis
Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) is a late complication of advanced gastric cancer, and it is controversial how to select the therapeutic strategies: gastrojejunostomy and palliative gastrectomy? Therefore, th... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Xiao-Jiang Chen, Guo-Ming Chen, Yi-Cheng Wei, Hong Yu, Xi-Cheng Wang, Zhou-Kai Zhao, Tian-Qi Luo, Run-Cong Nie and Zhi-Wei Zhou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The efficacy and safety of apatinib treatment for patients with advanced or recurrent biliary tract cancer: a retrospective study
The present study aims to evaluate the efficacy and safety of apatinib monotherapy or combination therapy for patients with advanced or recurrent biliary tract cancer (BTC). (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Caiyun Nie, Huifang Lv, Yishu Xing, Beibei Chen, Weifeng Xu, Jianzheng Wang and Xiaobing Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Changes in cerebrospinal fluid interleukin-10 levels display better performance in predicting disease relapse than conventional magnetic resonance imaging in primary central nervous system lymphoma
This study evaluated the value of dynamic interleukin (IL)-10 cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) conc... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Yan Zhang, Dongmei Zou, Jingjing Yin, Li Zhang, Xiao Zhang, Wei Wang, Meifen Zhang, Daobin Zhou and Wei Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

High-intensity interval training in breast cancer survivors: a systematic review
To review the settings and outcomes of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) interventions for breast cancer survivors, and to explore the feasibility of prescribing exercise for breast cancer survivors. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Katsunori Tsuji, Yutaka J. Matsuoka and Eisuke Ochi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Tumor co-expression of progranulin and sortilin as a prognostic biomarker in breast cancer
The growth factor progranulin has been implicated in numerous biological processes such as wound healing, inflammation and progressive tumorigenesis. Both progranulin and its receptor sortilin are known to be ... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Karoline Berger, Sara Rhost, Svanhei ður Rafnsdóttir, Éamon Hughes, Ylva Magnusson, Maria Ekholm, Olle Stål, Lisa Rydén and Göran Landberg Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for patients with unresectable radically locally advanced colon cancer: a potential improvement to overall survival and decrease to multivisceral resection
The management of unresectable locally advanced colon cancer (LACC) remains controversial, as resection is not feasible. The goal of this study was to evaluate the treatment outcomes and toxicity of neoadjuvan... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 19, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Yan Yuan, Wei-Wei Xiao, Wei-Hao Xie, Pei-Qiang Cai, Qiao-Xuan Wang, Hui Chang, Bao-Qing Chen, Wen-Hao Zhou, Zhi-Fan Zeng, Xiao-Jun Wu, Qing Liu, Li-Ren Li, Rong Zhang and Yuan-Hong Gao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Activation of WNT7b autocrine eases metastasis of colorectal cancer via epithelial to mesenchymal transition and predicts poor prognosis
Aberrant activation of the Wnt/ β-catenin signaling pathway is one of the most frequent abnormalities in human cancer, including colorectal cancer (CRC). Previous studies revealed pivotal functions of WNT famil... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 19, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Shuai Jiang, Qiwen Li, Yimin Liu, Huimin Zhang, Qianyu Wang, Yu Chen, Xiaoyang Shi, Jun Li, Hailing Zhang, Yi Zhang, Dongqing Xia, Man Wu, Jiajia Lin, Chenglin Zhang, Suhua Pang, Jiamin Jiang & hellip; Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Mutational concordance analysis provides supportive information for double cancer diagnosis
Mutation analysis using next-generation sequencing highlights the features of tumors with somatic alterations. However, the mutation profile of double cancer remains unclear. Here, we analyzed tumors derived f... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 19, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Keiichi Hatakeyama, Takeshi Nagashima, Akifumi Notsu, Keiichi Ohshima, Sumiko Ohnami, Shumpei Ohnami, Yuji Shimoda, Akane Naruoka, Koji Maruyama, Akira Iizuka, Tadashi Ashizawa, Hirotsugu Kenmotsu, Tohru Mochizuki, Kenichi Urakami, Yasuto Akiyama and Ken Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Quality of life and pain in patients with metastatic bone disease from solid tumors treated with bone-targeted agents – a real-world cross-sectional study from Switzerland (SAKK 95/16)
Bone-targeted agents (BTAs) are widely used in the management of patients with bone metastases from solid tumors. Knowledge of the impact of their routine care use on patient-reported pain and bone pain-relate... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 19, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Karin Ribi, Beat Th ürlimann, Corinne Schär, Daniel Dietrich, Richard Cathomas, Ursina Zürrer-Härdi, Thomas von Briel, Sandro Anchisi, Pierre Bohanes, Veronika Blum, Philippe von Burg, Meinrad Mannhart, Clemens B. Caspar, Roger von Moos and Michael Ma Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Mining prognostic markers of Asian hepatocellular carcinoma patients based on the apoptosis-related genes
Apoptosis-related genes(Args)play an essential role in the occurrence and progression of hepatocellular carcinoma(HCC). However, few studies have focused on the prognostic significance of Args in HCC. In the s... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Junbin Yan, Jielu Cao and Zhiyun Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Morphological and genetic heterogeneity of synchronous multifocal lung adenocarcinoma in a Chinese cohort
Synchronous multifocal lung cancer (SMLC) is diagnosed with increasing frequency in clinical practice globally. Due to innate variation in clinical management and outcome, it is vital to properly distinguish b... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Donglin Zhu, Dan Cao, Minghong Shen and Jinghuan Lv Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Early transplantation-related mortality after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation in patients with acute leukemia
Transplantation-related mortality (TRM) is a major obstacle in allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation (allo-HCT). Approximately 60 –80% of TRM occurs early, within 100 days of transplantation. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Seom Gim Kong, Seri Jeong, Sangjin Lee, Jee-Yeong Jeong, Da Jung Kim and Ho Sup Lee Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical outcomes of bulky parotid gland cancers: need for self-examination and screening program for early diagnosis of parotid tumors
Early detection and diagnosis of parotid gland cancer (PGC) are essential to improve clinical outcomes, because Tumor-Node-Metastasis stage at diagnosis is a very strong indicator of prognosis in PGC. Neverthe... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Sung Yong Choi, Eunkyu Lee, Eunhye Kim, Man Ki Chung, Young-Ik Son, Chung-Hwan Baek and Han-Sin Jeong Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Oligosaccharides increase the genotoxic effect of colibactin produced by pks+ Escherichia coli strains
Colibactin is a genotoxin that induces DNA double-strand breaks that may lead to carcinogenesis and is produced by Escherichia coli strains harboring the pks island. Human and animal studies have shown that colib... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 17, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Manon Oliero, Annie Calv é, Gabriela Fragoso, Thibault Cuisiniere, Roy Hajjar, Ulrich Dobrindt and Manuela M. Santos Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Multidisciplinary tumor boards and their analyses: the yin and yang of outcome measures
The standard to ensure utmost cancer treatment is a prerequisite in national cancer plans for comprehensive cancer centers (CCCs) and ensured through multidisciplinary tumor boards (MTBs). Despite these being ... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 17, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Monika Engelhardt, Gabriele Ihorst, Martin Schumacher, Michael Rassner, Laura Gengenbach, Mandy M öller, Khalid Shoumariyeh, Jakob Neubauer, Juliane Farthmann, Georg Herget and Ralph Wäsch Tags: Correspondence Source Type: research

Physical activity, return to work self-efficacy, and work status among employees undergoing chemotherapy for cancer - a prospective study with 12  months follow-up
Numerous studies emphasize the positive effects of physical activity on health and well-being in cancer patients. The effects of physical activity on the working lives of cancer patients have received less att... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 17, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Rikke Rosbjerg, Robert Zachariae, Dorte Gils å Hansen, Inger Hoejris, Saskia Duijts, Nina Lykkegaard Gehr, Irene Dyhrberg Andersen and Merete Labriola Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Following cytotoxic nanoconjugates from injection to halting the cell cycle machinery and its therapeutic implications in oral cancer
The concept of personalized therapy has been proven to be a promising approach. A popular technique is to utilize gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) as drug delivery vectors for cytotoxic drugs and small molecule inhi... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 17, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hend M. Abdel Hamid, Zeinab E. Darwish, Sahar M. Elsheikh, Ghada M. Mourad, Hanaa M. Donia and Marwa M. Afifi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Long-term oncological outcomes of low anterior resection for rectal cancer with and without preservation of the left colic artery: a retrospective cohort study
There is uncertainty in the literature about preserving the left colic artery (LCA) during low anterior resection for rectal cancer. We analyzed the effect of preserving the LCA on long-term oncological outcomes. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 17, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Yuwen Luo, Rongjiang Li, Deqing Wu, Jun Zeng, Junjiang Wang, Xianzhe Chen, Chengzhi Huang, Yong Li and Xueqing Yao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Natural course of fat necrosis after breast reconstruction: a 10-year follow-up study
Although fat necrosis is a minor postoperative complication after breast reconstruction, occasionally it mimics to tumor recurrence in patients with breast cancer. Therefore, the surgeon should distinguish bet... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 16, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Jeeyeon Lee, Ho Yong Park, Wan Wook Kim, Jeong Ju Lee, Hee Jung Keum, Jung Dug Yang, Jeong Woo Lee, Joon Seok Lee and Jin Hyang Jung Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical characteristics and overall survival prognostic nomogram for invasive cribriform carcinoma of breast: a SEER population-based analysis
The prognositc factors in patient with invasive cribriform carcinoma (ICC) of breast is still remain controversal. The study aims to establish a nomogram to predict the survival outcomes in patients with ICC b... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 16, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Jiameng Liu, Xiaobin Zheng, Zhonghua Han, Shunguo Lin, Hui Han and Chunsen Xu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Serum lnc34a is a potential prediction biomarker for bone metastasis in hepatocellular carcinoma patients
Early screening and intervention therapies are crucial to improve the prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients with bone metastasis. We aimed to identify serum lncRNA as a prediction biomarker in H... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Li Zhang, Hao Niu, Ping Yang, Jie Ma, Bao-Ying Yuan, Zhao-Chong Zeng and Zuo-Lin Xiang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Genomic profiling of Chinese patients with urothelial carcinoma
In this study, we surveyed the genomic features in Chinese UC patients and investigated the concordance of genetic alterations be... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bo Yang, Xiao Zhao, Chong Wan, Xin Ma, Shaoxi Niu, Aitao Guo, Jieli Wang, Jinliang Wang, Decong Sun and Shunchang Jiao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

MicroRNA-545 suppresses progression of ovarian cancer through mediating PLK1 expression by a direct binding and an indirect regulation involving KDM4B-mediated demethylation
This study focuses on the function of miR-545 on OC development and the mo... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hailing Zhang, Ke Zhang, Zhen Xu, Zhilong Chen, Qian Wang, Chenyang Wang and Jinquan Cui Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Involvement of mutant and wild-type CYSLTR2 in the development and progression of uveal nevi and melanoma
Activating G αq signalling mutations are considered an early event in the development of uveal melanoma. Whereas most tumours harbour a mutation in GNAQ or GNA11, CYSLTR2 (encoding G-protein coupled receptor CysLT (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Rogier J. Nell, Nino V. Menger, Mieke Versluis, Gregorius P. M. Luyten, Robert M. Verdijk, Michele C. Madigan, Martine J. Jager and Pieter A. van der Velden Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Feasibility of a multimodal exercise, nutrition, and palliative care intervention in advanced lung cancer
Advanced lung cancer patients face significant physical and psychological burden leading to reduced physical function and quality of life. Separately, physical activity, nutrition, and palliative symptom manag... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 13, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Manuel Ester, S. Nicole Culos-Reed, Amane Abdul-Razzak, Julia T. Daun, Delaney Duchek, George Francis, Gwyn Bebb, Jennifer Black, Audra Arlain, Chelsia Gillis, Lyle Galloway and Lauren C. Capozzi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Expression of BAG1 is associated with prognosis in kidney renal clear cell carcinoma based on bioinformatics
BCL2 associated Athano-Gene 1 (BAG1) has been described to be involved in the development and progression of cancer. But the role of BAG1 in kidney renal clear cell carcinoma (KIRC) has remained largely unknown. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 13, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hongrong Wu, Minjing Liu, Yuejun He, Guozhao Meng, Wanbei Guo and Qiong Guo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinically significant genomic alterations in the Chinese and Western patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
The goal of this study is to disclose the clinically significant genomic alterations in the Chinese and Western patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 12, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Shifeng Xu, Yuan Guo, Yanwu Zeng, Zhijian Song, Xiaodan Zhu, Ning Fan, Zhilei Zhang, Guibing Ren, Yunjin Zang and Wei Rao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A 4-gene signature predicts prognosis of uterine serous carcinoma
Uterine serous carcinoma (USC) is an aggressive type of endometrial cancer that accounts for up to 40% of endometrial cancer deaths, creating an urgent need for prognostic biomarkers. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 12, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hui Chen, Lingjun Li, Ping Qin, Hanzhen Xiong, Ruichao Chen, Minfen Zhang and Qingping Jiang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Associations between I/D polymorphism in the ACE gene and lung cancer: an updated systematic review and a meta-analysis
We evaluated the association between the I/D polymorphism in the ACE gene and lung cancer risk by performing a meta-analysis. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 12, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Junjian Chen, Mao Sun, Min Zhou and Renfu Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Retraction Note: Flavonoids modulate multidrug resistance through wnt signaling in P-glycoprotein overexpressing cell lines
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 11, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: S. Mohana, M. Ganesan, N. Rajendra Prasad, D. Ananthakrishnan and D. Velmurugan Tags: Retraction Note Source Type: research

Prognostic values of tumoral MMP2 and MMP9 overexpression in breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Breast cancer (BC) is a leading cause of cancer-related death in females worldwide. Previous studies have demonstrated that matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) play key roles in metastasis and are associated with... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 10, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hanfang Jiang and Huiping Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical utility of complex assessment with evoked potentials in acute lymphoblastic leukemia survivors: comparison of various treatment protocols
One of the greatest success of pediatric hematology is a prominent improvement of survival in acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Therefore, special attention needs to be paid to long-term side effects of the tre... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 10, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Slawomir Kroczka, Konrad Stepien, Izabela Witek-Motyl, Kinga Kwiecinska, Eryk Kapusta, Agnieszka Biedron, Pawel Skorek and Szymon Skoczen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Development and validation of a nomogram for predicting survival of pulmonary invasive mucinous adenocarcinoma based on surveillance, epidemiology, and end results (SEER) database
Lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer death globally. In 2015, the cancer classification guidelines of the World Health Organization were updated. The term “invasive mucinous adenocarcinoma (IMA)” ar... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 10, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Yadong Wang, Jichang Liu, Cuicui Huang, Yukai Zeng, Yong Liu and Jiajun Du Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Minimal invasive versus open esophagectomy for patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma after neoadjuvant treatments
Although previous studies have discussed whether the minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIE) is superior to open surgery, the data concerning esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) patients underwent neoadju... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 9, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Dongni Chen, Weidong Wang, Junxian Mo, Qiannan Ren, Huikai Miao, Youfang Chen and Zhesheng Wen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of treatment center volume on outcomes in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor patients
This study assesses the impact of center volume on GEP-NET trea... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 9, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Kiwoon Baeg, Cynthia Harris, Monica S. Naparst, Eugene Ahn, Sahityasri Thapi, Jacob Martin, Sheila Rustgi, Grace Mhango, Juan Wisnivesky and Michelle Kang Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of prior cancer on survival of hepatocellular carcinoma: implications for clinical trial eligibility criteria
Patients with cancer history are usually excluded from hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) clinical trials. However, whether previous malignancy affects the oncological outcomes of HCC patients has not been fully a... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 9, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Xuqi Sun, Lingling Li, Li Xu, Zhongguo Zhou, Jinbin Chen, Juncheng Wang, Yaojun Zhang, Dandan Hu and Minshan Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

One year of procarbazine lomustine and vincristine is poorly tolerated in low grade glioma: a real world experience in a national neuro-oncology centre
Following optimal local therapy, adjuvant Procarbazine, Lomustine and Vincristine (PCV) improves overall survival (OS) in low-grade glioma (LGG). However, 1 year of PCV is associated with significant toxicitie... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Rachel J. Keogh, Razia Aslam, Maeve A. Hennessy, Zac Coyne, Bryan T. Hennessy, Oscar S. Breathnach, Liam Grogan and Patrick G. Morris Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prognostic nomogram for predicting long-term cancer-specific survival in patients with lung carcinoid tumors
Lung carcinoid is a rare malignant tumor with poor survival. The current study established a nomogram model for predicting cancer-specific survival (CSS) in patients with lung carcinoid tumors. (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Yanqi He, Feng Zhao, Qingbing Han, Yiwu Zhou and Shuang Zhao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

LncRNA MT1JP plays a protective role in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma by regulating miR-18a-5p/FBP1 axis
Cholangiocarcinoma is a common malignant tumor of digestive system. LncRNA metallothionein 1  J, pseudogene (MT1JP) has been reported to play tumor-suppressing roles in multiple cancers. However, its effect on ... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Wei Zhao, Jing Zhao, Xiao Guo, Yujie Feng, Bingyuan Zhang and Lantian Tian Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Post-treatment work patterns amongst survivors of lymphoma treated with high-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem-cell transplantation
This study describes post-treatment work patterns in lymphoma survivors treated with high-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem-cell transplantation (HDT-ASCT). It aims to identify determinants for labour for... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Kjersti Helene Hern æs, Knut B. Smeland, Unn-Merete Fagerli and Cecilie E. Kiserud Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Development and validation of an immune gene-set based prognostic signature for soft tissue sarcoma
Sarcomas is a group of heterogeneous malignant tumors originated from mesenchymal tissue and different types of sarcomas have disparate outcomes. The present study aims to identify the prognostic value of immu... (Source: BMC Cancer)
Source: BMC Cancer - February 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Rui Shen, Bo Liu, Xuesen Li, Tengbo Yu, Kuishuai Xu and Jinfeng Ma Tags: Research article Source Type: research