Interactions between meat intake and genetic variation in relation to colorectal cancer.
Aabenraa, Denmark. In Genes Nutr, 31 Jan 2015
In prospective studies, interactions between meat intake and polymorphisms in PTGS2 (encoding COX-2), ABCB1, IL10, NFKB1, MSH3, XPC (P int = 0.006, 0.01, 0.04, 0.03, 0.002, 0.01, respectively), but not IL1B, HMOX1, ABCC2, ABCG2, NR1I2 (encoding PXR), NR1H2 (encoding LXR), NAT1, NAT2, MSH6, or MLH1 in relation to CRC were found.
Prevalence of Germline Mutations in Cancer Predisposition Genes in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer.
Canada. In Gastroenterology, 02 Jan 2015
BACKGROUND: & Aims: We investigated the prevalence of germline mutations in APC, ATM, BRCA1, BRCA2, CDKN2A, MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, PALB2, PMS2, PRSS1, STK11, and TP53 in patients with pancreatic cancer.
Clinical evaluation of a multiple-gene sequencing panel for hereditary cancer risk assessment.
San Francisco, United States. In J Clin Oncol, Aug 2014
Sixteen pathogenic variants were identified in ATM, BLM, CDH1, CDKN2A, MUTYH, MLH1, NBN, PRSS1, and SLX4 among 141 women without BRCA1/2 mutations.
Chemotherapy induced microsatellite instability and loss of heterozygosity in chromosomes 2, 5, 10, and 17 in solid tumor patients.
Stockholm, Sweden. In Cancer Cell Int, Dec 2013
Immunohistochemistry revealed that human mutL homolog 1 (hMLH1) expression was deficient in 29.1% of the patients, whereas 18.8%, 23.9%, 13.4%, and 9.7% were deficient for human mutS homolog 2 (hMSH2), P53, human mutS homolog 6 (hMSH6) and human post-meiotic segregation increased 2 (hPMS2), respectively.