Journal Articles

Cisplatin and platinum drugs at the molecular level (Review)

Teni Boulikas, Maria Vougiouka

Pages: 1663-1682 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Intervention efficacy and malignant transformation to oral cancer among patients with leukoplakia (Review)

Ming-Neng Shiu, Tony Hsiu-Hsi Chen

Pages: 1683-1692 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Carcinogenetic process in gallbladder mucosa with pancreaticobiliary maljunction (Review)

Akihiko Tsuchida, Takao Itoi, Tatsuya Aoki, Yasuhisa Koyanagi

Pages: 1693-1699 Published online on: 01 November 2003

The usefulness of 99mTc-tetrofosmin SPECT in monitoring the response to chemotherapy in lung cancer patients

Angela Spanu, Francesco Ginesu, Pietro Pirina, Orazio Schillaci, Antonio Farris, Francesca Chessa, Giordano Madeddu, Antonio Falchi, Giuseppe Madeddu

Pages: 1701-1707 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Establishment of patient-like SCID mouse model by orthotopically implanting primary cultured cells from surgically-resected lung cancer tissues

Haruhiko Fujino, Kazuya Kondo, Takanori Miyoshi, Hisashi Ishikura, Yuji Takahashi, Naruhiko Sawada, Yukiko Hirose, Hiromitsu Takizawa, Taeko Nagao, Shoji Sakiyama, Yasumasa Monden

Pages: 1709-1715 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Expression of the tumor suppressor gene PTEN is not altered in the progression of ovarian carcinomas and does not correlate with p27Kip1 expression

Thomas Schöndorf, Markus Hoopmann, Barbara Eversheim, Markus M. Valter, Martina Becker, Barbara Wappenschmidt, Uwe-Jochen Göhring, Tanja Kübler, Rita K. Schmutzler, Robert Schäfer

Pages: 1717-1722 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Direct effects of octreotide, galanin and serotonin on human colon cancer cells

Magdy El-Salhy, Anna Starefeldt

Pages: 1723-1728 Published online on: 01 November 2003

A comparison between electrocautery and scalpel plus scissor in breast conserving surgery

Daigo Yamamoto, Masanori Yamada, Homa Okugawa, Yasunori Yonekura, Kanji Tanaka

Pages: 1729-1732 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Telomere stability correlates with longevity of human beings exposed to ionizing radiations

Girdhar G. Sharma, Eric J. Hall, Sonu Dhar, Arun Gupta, Pulivarthi H. Rao, Tej K. Pandita

Pages: 1733-1736 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Mutational analysis of the ST7 gene in human myeloid tumor cell lines

Karnan Sivasundaram, Hiroko Suzuki, Masao Seto, Yoshitaka Hosokawa

Pages: 1737-1739 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Proliferative, infiltrative, and metastatic activities in colorectal tumors assessed by MIB-1 antibody

Hideki Ishida, Sotaro Sadahiro, Toshiyuki Suzuki, Kenji Ishikawa, Akemi Kamijo, Tomoo Tajima, Hiroyasu Makuuchi, Chieko Murayama

Pages: 1741-1745 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Vascular endothelial growth factor C expression correlates with lymphatic involvement and poor prognosis in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma

Yasue Kimura, Masayuki Watanabe, Takefumi Ohga, Hiroshi Saeki, Yoshihiro Kakeji, Hideo Baba, Yoshihiko Maehara

Pages: 1747-1751 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Selection criteria for high risk and low risk groups of recurrence and metastasis in patients with primary colorectal cancer

Masaya Mukai, Shinkichi Sato, Tomomi Nishida, Nobukazu Komatsu, Kazuaki Shiba, Hisao Nakasaki, Hiroyasu Makuuchi

Pages: 1753-1758 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Alpha-2,6-sialylation of L-PHA reactive oligosaccharides and expression of N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase V in human diffuse large B cell lymphoma

Osamu Suzuki, Yoshihiro Nozawa, Takanori Kawaguchi, Masafumi Abe

Pages: 1759-1764 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Study of cancer gene therapy using IL-12-secreting endothelial progenitor cells in a rat solid tumor model

Mariko Muta, Gaku Matsumoto, Kiyoshi Hiruma, Emi Nakashima, Masakazu Toi

Pages: 1765-1769 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Expression of cell cycle/growth regulator genes in human hepatocellular carcinoma and adjacent normal liver tissues

Lian-Xin Liu, Hong-Chi Jiang, Zhi-Hua Liu, An-Long Zhu, Wei-Hui Zhang, Lin-Feng Wu, Jing Zhou, Xiu-Qin Wang, Min Wu

Pages: 1771-1775 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Heat shock protein 105 is overexpressed in a variety of human tumors

Mikio Kai, Tetsuya Nakatsura, Hiroshi Egami, Satoru Senju, Yasuharu Nishimura, Michio Ogawa

Pages: 1777-1782 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Maspin in thyroid cancer: its relationship with p53 and clinical outcome

Carsten Boltze, Regine Schneider-Stock, Frank Meyer, Brigitte Peters, Claudia Quednow, Cuong Hoang-Vu, Albert Roessner

Pages: 1783-1787 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Complex chromosomal rearrangements in a secondary acute myeloblastic leukemia after chemotherapy in TRAPS

Anita Heller, Vladimir Trifonov, Nikolai Rubtsov, Axel Sauerbrey, Heike Starke, Ivan F. Loncarevic, Uwe Claussen, Thomas Liehr

Pages: 1789-1792 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Intraperitoneal treatment using Taxol is effective for experimental peritoneal carcinomatosis in a rat model

Arndt Hribaschek, Karsten Ridwelski, Matthias Pross, Frank Meyer, Roger Kuhn, Walter Halangk, Carsten Boltze, Hans Lippert

Pages: 1793-1798 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Cyclooxygenase-2 expression in lymph node metastasis of cervical and vulvar cancer

Gabriella Ferrandina, Franco Oreste Ranelletti, Libero Lauriola, Gian Franco Zannoni, Francesco Legge, Marco Gessi, Vanda Salutari, Giovanni Scambia

Pages: 1799-1804 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Pentoxifylline promotes development of murine colon adenocarcinoma-derived metastatic tumors in liver

Tomasz Grzela, Maciej Lazarczyk, Justyna Niderla, Jakub Golab, Marta Alicja Lazarczyk, Piotr Skopinski

Pages: 1805-1809 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Tumor-derived aberrant methylation in plasma of invasive ductal breast cancer patients: Clinical implications

Xi-Chun Hu, Ivy H.N. Wong, Louis W.C. Chow

Pages: 1811-1815 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Paclitaxel and liposomal doxorubicin (Caelyx) combination in advanced breast cancer patients: a Phase II study

Sotiris K. Rigatos, Dimitrios Tsavdaridis, Athanasios Athanasiadis, John G. Stathopoulos, George P. Stathopoulos

Pages: 1817-1819 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy using an implanted port system in patients with unresectable malignant liver neoplasms: Significant factors affecting early hepatic arterial occlusion

Ayumi Hamada, Koichiro Yamakado, Atsuhiro Nakatsuka, Naoshi Tanaka, Kan Takeda

Pages: 1821-1827 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Genetic polymorphisms of CYP1A1, GSTM1 and GSTT1 genes and lung cancer risk

Ioanna A. Dialyna, Spiros Miyakis, Niki Georgatou, Demetrios A. Spandidos

Pages: 1829-1835 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Somatic mutation in mitochondrial DNA and nuclear microsatellite instability in gastric cancer

Toru Hiyama, Shinji Tanaka, Hideyuki Shima, Kazuhiro Kose, Handan Tuncel, Masanori Ito, Yasuhiko Kitadai, Masaharu Sumii, Masaharu Yoshihara, Fumio Shimamoto, Ken Haruma, Kazuaki Chayama

Pages: 1837-1841 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Role of tumor-associated macrophages in renal cell carcinoma

Shinichi Ikemoto, Naomasa Yoshida, Keisuke Narita, Seiji Wada, Taketoshi Kishimoto, Kazunobu Sugimura, Tatsuya Nakatani

Pages: 1843-1849 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Induction of tumor cell death by high hydrostatic pressure as a novel supporting technique in orthopedic surgery

Peter Diehl, Manfred Schmitt, Gerrit Blümelhuber, Benjamin Frey, Susanne Van Laak, Steffen Fischer, Bernd Muehlenweg, Roland Meyer-Pittroff, Hans Gollwitzer, Wolfram Mittelmeier

Pages: 1851-1855 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Alteration in the metastatic potential of ovarian cancer cells by transfection of the antisense gene of β-1,4-galactosyltransferase

Hiroshi Yamashita, Kaneyuki Kubushiro, Jun Ma, Takuma Fujii, Katsumi Tsukazaki, Masao Iwamori, Shiro Nozawa

Pages: 1857-1862 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Amphoterin induction in prostatic stromal cells by androgen deprivation is associated with metastatic prostate cancer

Hiroki Kuniyasu, Yoshitomo Chihara, Hideaki Kondo, Hitoshi Ohmori, Rinzo Ukai

Pages: 1863-1868 Published online on: 01 November 2003

The inhibition of growth and angiogenesis in heterotransplanted esophageal carcinoma via intratumoral injection of arsenic trioxide

Zhong-Ying Shen, Jian Shen, Ming-Hua Chen, Xian-Ying Wu, Min-Hua Wu, Yi Zeng

Pages: 1869-1874 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Evaluation of CD44 variant 6 expression and clinicopathological factors in pulmonary metastases from colon carcinoma

Marileda Indinnimeo, Claudia Cicchini, Enrico Giarnieri, Alessandro Stazi, Pietro Luigi Mingazzini, Vincenzo Stipa

Pages: 1875-1877 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Bone marrow micrometastasis detected by RT-PCR in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma

Shoji Natsugoe, Saburo Nakashima, Akihiro Nakajo, Masataka Matsumoto, Hiroshi Okumura, Koki Tokuda, Futoshi Miyazono, Fumio Kijima, Kuniaki Aridome, Sumiya Ishigami, Sonshin Takao, Takashi Aikou

Pages: 1879-1883 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Independent action of serine/threonine protein phosphatase in ovarian cancer plasma membrane and cytosol during gonadotropin-releasing hormone stimulation

Michiyo Sugiyama, Atsushi Imai, Tatsuro Furui, Teruhiko Tamaya

Pages: 1885-1889 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Protein and gene expression of tumor-associated antigen RCAS1 in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma

Masahide Ikeguchi, Shotaro Ohoro, Yoshihiko Maeda, Ken-Ichi Yamaguchi, Kenji Fukuda, Hiroyuki Shirai, Akira Kondo, Shun-Ichi Tsujitani, Nobuaki Kaibara

Pages: 1891-1894 Published online on: 01 November 2003

β-carotene supplementation in patients radically treated for stage I-II head and neck cancer: Results of a randomized trial

Salvatore Toma, Luigina Bonelli, Alberto Sartoris, Eugenio Mira, Antonio Antonelli, Fabio Beatrice, Carlo Giordano, Marco Benazzo, Angelo Caroggio, Andrea Luigi Cavalot, Sergio Gandolfo, Aldo Garozzo, Giovanni Margarino, Guido Schenone, Nicoletta Spadini, Francesco Zibordi, Fabbrizio Balzarini, Italo Serafini, Piero Miani, Giorgio Cortesina

Pages: 1895-1901 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Higher processing rates of Alu-containing sequences in kidney tumors and cell lines with overexpressed Alu-mRNAs

Maya R. Vilà, Carmen Gelpí, Antoni Nicolás, Joan Morote, Simó Schwartz, Simón Schwartz, Anna Meseguer

Pages: 1903-1909 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Tissue harmonic imaging sonography of the axillary lymph nodes: Evaluation of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer patients

Kei Kubota, Yasuhiro Ogawa, Tohru Nishigawa, Shoji Yoshida

Pages: 1911-1914 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Rituximab in combination with platinum-containing chemotherapy in patients with relapsed or primary refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

Ralf Bieker, Torsten Kessler, Wolfgang E. Berdel, Rolf M. Mesters

Pages: 1915-1917 Published online on: 01 November 2003

CD44 variant exon 6 expressions in colon cancer assessed by quantitative analysis using real time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction

Yoichi Yamada, Naoki Itano, Hisashi Narimatsu, Takashi Kudo, Setsuo Hirohashi, Atsushi Ochiai, Iwai Tohnai, Minoru Ueda, Koji Kimata

Pages: 1919-1924 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Death receptor-dependent and -independent pathways in anticancer drug-induced apoptosis of breast cancer cells

Ryungsa Kim, Kazuaki Tanabe, Manabu Emi, Yoko Uchida, Tetsuya Toge

Pages: 1925-1930 Published online on: 01 November 2003

The cytotoxicity of hydrophobic bile acids is ameliorated by more hydrophilic bile acids in intestinal cell lines IEC-6 and Caco-2

Yoshio Araki, Akira Andoh, Hiromichi Bamba, Kouhei Yoshikawa, Hisakazu Doi, Yasunobu Komai, Akihiko Higuchi, Yoshihide Fujiyama

Pages: 1931-1936 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Clinical significance in molecular detection of p53 mutation in serum of patients with colorectal carcinoma

Tomohiro Ito, Kazuhiro Kaneko, Reiko Makino, Kazuo Konishi, Toshinori Kurahashi, Hiroaki Ito, Atsushi Katagiri, Miki Kushima, Mitsuo Kusano, Keiji Mitamura, Michio Imawari

Pages: 1937-1942 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Detection of a novel alteration of the Axin gene in various pediatric neoplasms

Jiangyong Miao, Takeshi Kusafuka, Akira Okada

Pages: 1943-1946 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Effects of tumor necrosis factor α in renal cell carcinoma

Shinichi Ikemoto, Keisuke Narita, Naomasa Yoshida, Seiji Wada, Taketoshi Kishimoto, Kazunobu Sugimura, Tatsuya Nakatani

Pages: 1947-1955 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Case report: Recurrence of soft tissue MFH in bone due to minute intravenous tumor emboli detected by MRI

Tomoki Nakamura, Katsuyuki Kusuzaki, Masashi Seto, Akihiko Matsumine, Atsumasa Uchida

Pages: 1957-1960 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Effect of retinoblastoma tumor suppressor gene expression on chemosensitivity of human osteosarcoma cell lines

Koji Iida, Tsutomu Nobori, Akihiko Matsumine, Akihiko Isaka, Masashi Seto, Taizou Shiraishi, Atsumasa Uchida

Pages: 1961-1965 Published online on: 01 November 2003

The effect of epidermal growth factor receptor antisense morpholino oligomer on non-small cell lung cancer cell line

Kazuhiro Washio, Motoi Aoe, Shinichi Toyooka, Hiroyuki Mushiake, Kazunori Tsukuda, Nobuyoshi Shimizu

Pages: 1967-1971 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Pituitary stalk metastasis from breast cancer treated with systemic chemotherapy

Yoriko Murata, Yasuhiro Ogawa, Isamu Yokoe, Shinji Kariya, Kazuo Morio, Toshikazu Sasaki, Akihito Nishioka, Shoji Yoshida

Pages: 1973-1975 Published online on: 01 November 2003

The relative contributions of carboxylesterase and β-glucuronidase in the formation of SN-38 in human colorectal tumours

Peter J. Tobin, Helen M. Dodds, Stephen Clarke, Margaret Schnitzler, Laurent P. Rivory

Pages: 1977-1979 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Evaluation of MUC1 splice variants as prognostic markers in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast

Bernd C. Schmid, Magarethe Rudas, Gerhild Fabjani, Paul Speiser, Klaus Kaserer, Sepp Leodolter, Robert Zeillinger

Pages: 1981-1985 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Genetic and biochemical changes in colorectal carcinoma in relation to morphologic characteristics

Maria Notarnicola, Michele Linsalata, Maria Gabriella Caruso, Maria Lucia Caruso, Donato Altomare, Dionigi Lorusso, Silvana Leo, Alfredo Di Leo

Pages: 1987-1991 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Long-term cryopreservation of peripheral blood stem cells in patients with advanced germ cell tumors using the dump-freezing method at −80°C

Mototsugu Muramaki, Isao Hara, Hideaki Miyake, Yuji Yamada, Hiroshi Okada, Sadao Kamidono

Pages: 1993-1998 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Angiogenesis is continuous with two peaks during azaserine-induced rat pancreatic adenocarcinoma progression: An electron microscopic morphometrical study

Krisztina Nagy, Szilveszter Tóth, Zsolt Pálfia, Gábor Réz

Pages: 1999-2004 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Tumour MHC class I downregulation and immunotherapy (Review)

Jan Bubeník

Pages: 2005-2008 Published online on: 01 November 2003

In vitro evaluation of chemopreventive agents using cultured human prostate epithelial cells

X. Steven Wan, Zhoazong Zhou, Ann R. Kennedy, Levy Kopelovich

Pages: 2009-2014 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Plasma leptin and colorectal cancer risk: A prospective study in Northern Sweden

Pär Stattin, Richard Palmqvist, Stefan Söderberg, Carine Biessy, Bjarne Ardnor, Göran Hallmans, Rudolf Kaaks, Tommy Olsson

Pages: 2015-2021 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Potentiation of the antiproliferative activity of MKT-077 by loperamide, diltiazem and tamoxifen

Mansoor Abdul, Naseema Hoosein

Pages: 2023-2026 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Aphidicolin decreases ex vivo resistance to cytosine arabinoside in childhood acute leukaemia

Jean M. Sargent, Christine J. Williamson, Isabelle Hubeek, Alena W. Elgie, Colin G. Taylor, Monique L. Den Boer, Godefridus J. Peters, Gertjan L. Kaspers

Pages: 2027-2031 Published online on: 01 November 2003

P53 mutations as an identification marker for the clonal origin of bladder tumors and its recurrences

Regine Dahse, Daniela Gärtner, Wolfram Werner, Jörg Schubert, Kerstin Junker

Pages: 2033-2037 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Expression of transglutaminases in human breast cancer and their possible clinical significance

Wen G. Jiang, Richard Ablin, Anthony Douglas-Jones, Robert E. Mansel

Pages: 2039-2044 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Sulforaphane and 2-oxohexyl isothiocyanate induce cell growth arrest and apoptosis in L-1210 leukemia and ME-18 melanoma cells

Irena Misiewicz, Katarzyna Skupinska, Teresa Kasprzycka-Guttman

Pages: 2045-2050 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Older age and second skin cancer as prognostic factors in localized malignant melanomas

Baruch Brenner, Sara Borok, Erica Rakowsky, Eyal Fenig, Haim Gutman, Jaqueline Sulkes, Aaron Sulkes, Jacob Schachter

Pages: 2051-2057 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Development of artificial chimerical gene regulatory elements specific for cancer gene therapy

June Ho Shin, Jea Kyu Yi, Young Jin Lee, Ae Li Kim, Mi Ae Park, Sung-Hyun Kim, Heuiran Lee, Chul Geun Kim

Pages: 2063-2069 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Artifactual formation of 8-oxo-2'-deoxyguanosine: role of fluorescent light and inhibitors

Jamal M. Arif, Ramesh C. Gupta

Pages: 2071-2074 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Immunohistochemical profile and treatment of uncommon types of thyroid carcinomas

Jacob Shvero, Rumelia Koren, Thomas Shpitzer, Raphael Feinmesser, Karl Segal

Pages: 2075-2078 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Radiotherapy for partially resected spinal ependymomas: A retrospective study of 60 cases

H. Jacobus Gilhuis, Arnoud C. Kappelle, Guus Beute, Pieter Wesseling, André Grotenhuis, Rudolf H. Boerman

Pages: 2079-2082 Published online on: 01 November 2003

Alterations in the activity and expression of serine/threonine protein phosphatases during all trans retinoic acid-induced apoptosis in breast cancer cells

Ulus Ali Sanli, Ruchan Uslu, Bulent Karabulut, Canfeza Sezgin, Nur Selvi, Hikmet Hakan Aydin, Guray Saydam, Erdem Goker, Serdar Bedii Omay

Pages: 2083-2088 Published online on: 01 November 2003

p53 gene mutations are rare in human papillomavirus-associated colon cancer

Nur Buyru, Metin Budak, Hulya Yazici, Nejat Dalay

Pages: 2089-2092 Published online on: 01 November 2003
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November-December 2003
Volume 10 Issue 6

Print ISSN: 1021-335X
Online ISSN: 1791-2431

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