Acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas: New genetic and treatment insights into a rare malignancy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Carcinoma, Acinar Cell
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • ACC is moderately chemoresponsive to agents that have activity in pancreatic adenocarcinoma and colorectal carcinoma. A potential association between germline mutations in DNA mismatch repair genes and ACC warrants further evaluation.

publication date

  • December 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3248770

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1634/theoncologist.2011-0231

PubMed ID

  • 22042785

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1714

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 16

number

  • 12