PIK3CA mutation is associated with poor prognosis among patients with curatively resected colon cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Colonic Neoplasms
  • Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinases

abstract

  • Among patients who undergo a curative resection of colon cancer, PIK3CA mutation is associated with shorter cancer-specific survival. The adverse effect of PIK3CA mutation may be potentially limited to patients with KRAS wild-type tumors.

publication date

  • March 20, 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2659340

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2008.18.6544

PubMed ID

  • 19237633

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1477

end page

  • 84

volume

  • 27

number

  • 9