Telomere length, telomerase activity, and expressions of human telomerase mRNA component (hTERC) and human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) mRNA in pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • RNA
  • Telomerase
  • Telomere

abstract

  • These results suggest that alterations in telomere length, telomerase activity, and the expression of hTERT mRNA may (i) play roles in pathogenesis in pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors, and (ii) be a useful tool for differential diagnosis between TCs and LCNECs.

publication date

  • January 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/jjco/hyl118

PubMed ID

  • 17060405

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 16

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 37

number

  • 1