Immunohistochemical markers associated with brain metastases in patients with nonsmall cell lung carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Lung Neoplasms

abstract

  • The results of the current study indicated that patients with NSCLC who had high Ki-67 expression, low caspase-3 expression, high VEGF-C expression, and low E-cadherin expression in their tumors may benefit from close surveillance because they may have an increased risk of developing brain metastases.

publication date

  • October 15, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2597625

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.23826

PubMed ID

  • 18720359

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2129

end page

  • 38

volume

  • 113

number

  • 8