Transforming growth factor β-1 (TGF-β1) is a serum biomarker of radiation induced fibrosis in patients treated with intracavitary accelerated partial breast irradiation: Preliminary results of a prospective study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brachytherapy
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Radiation Injuries
  • Skin
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta1

abstract

  • TGF-β1 levels correlate with the development of moderate to severe RIF. The pre-IBAPBI mean TGF-β1 levels can serve as an early biomarker for the development of moderate to severe RIF after IBAPBI.

publication date

  • December 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4104525

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2013.08.045

PubMed ID

  • 24139518

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1030

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 87

number

  • 5