Journal Articles

Lymphatic vessels and lymphangiogenesis in female cancer: Mechanisms, clinical impact and possible implications for anti-lymphangiogenic therapies (Review)

Sebastian F. Schoppmann, Reinhard Horvat, Peter Birner

Pages: 455-460 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Internal mammary sentinel node biopsy for breast cancer: Is it practicable and relevant? (Review)

Masakuni Noguchi

Pages: 461-468 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Breast-conservation treatment for bilateral breast cancer in five Japanese women

N. Hamada, Y. Ogawa, A. Nishioka, S. Kariya, M. Terashima, S. Yoshida, N. Tochika, Y. Tanaka, M. Kumon, T. Inomata

Pages: 469-474 Published online on: 01 May 2002

An elderly patient with DCIS of the breast effectively treated with toremifene alone

N. Hamada, Y. Ogawa, A. Nishioka, S. Kariya, M. Terashima, S. Yoshida, Y. Tanaka, T. Inomata

Pages: 475-478 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Thymidine phosphorylase and dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase levels in primary colorectal cancer show a relationship to clinical effects of 5'-deoxy-5-fluorouridine as adjuvant chemotherapy

G. Nishimura, I. Terada, T. Kobayashi, I. Ninomiya, H. Kitagawa, S. Fushida, T. Fujimura, M. Kayahara, K. Shimizu, T. Ohta, K. Miwa

Pages: 479-482 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Endometrial cytodiagnosis using a new softcyte versus a conventional endocyte

Nobutaka Nagai, Yoshimi Uebaba, Takafumi Oshita, Kenichiro Sakata, Junko Murakami, Kazushi Shigemasa, Koso Ohama

Pages: 483-487 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Clinical significance of angiogenesis in rectal carcinoid tumors

Seiji Onogawa, Shinji Tanaka, Shiro Oka, Masao Morihara, Yasuhiko Kitadai, Masaharu Sumii, Masaharu Yoshihara, Fumio Shimamoto, Ken Haruma, Kazuaki Chayama

Pages: 489-494 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Immunohistochemical expression of SKALP/elafin in squamous cell carcinoma of human lung

N. Yoshida, H. Egami, J. Yamashita, E. Takai, Y. Tamori, N. Fujino, M. Kitaoka, J. Schalkwijk, M. Ogawa

Pages: 495-501 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Expression and prognostic significance of S100A2 protein in squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus

I. D. Kyriazanos, M. Tachibana, D. K. Dhar, M. Shibakita, T. Ono, H. Kohno, N. Nagasue

Pages: 503-510 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Expression of intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and prognosis in colorectal cancer

K. Maeda, S.-M. Kang, T. Sawada, Y. Nishiguchi, M. Yashiro, Y. Ogawa, M. Ohira, T. Ishikawa, K. Hirakawa-YS Chung

Pages: 511-514 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Expression of dihydrodiol dehydrogenase in the resected stage I non-small cell lung cancer

Chih-Yi Chen, Chung-Ping Hsu, Nan-Yung Hsu, Chih-Shiun Shih, Tze-Yi Lin, Kuan-Chih Chow

Pages: 515-519 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Immunohistochemical expression of cytokine induced nitric oxide synthase in colorectal carcinoma

T. Nozoe, M. Yasuda, M. Honda, S. Inutsuka, D. Korenaga

Pages: 521-524 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Interleukin 8 and Flt3 ligand as markers of advanced disease in primary gastrointestinal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

Stefan Retzlaff, Teresa Padro, Peter Koch, Elisabeth Oelmann, Norbert Lugering, Rolf M. Mesters, Wolfgang E. Berdel

Pages: 525-527 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase turnover alterations do not contribute to PARP overexpression in Ewing's sarcoma cells

Robert E. Newman, Viatcheslav A. Soldatenkov, Anatoly Dritschilo, Vicente Notario

Pages: 529-532 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Prevention of methylnitrosourea-induced mammary cancers by 9-cis-retinoic acid and/or vitamin D3

Mark B. Cope, Vernon E. Steele, Isao Eto, Margaret M. Juliana, Donald L. Hill, Clinton J. Grubbs

Pages: 533-537 Published online on: 01 May 2002

New attempt of preoperative differential diagnosis of thyroid neoplasms by telomerase activity measurement

Shinichi Suzuki, Toshihiko Fukushima, Hirofumi Ami, Hitoshi Onogi, Izumi Nakamura, Seiichi Takenoshita

Pages: 539-544 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Molecular staging of pelvic surgical margins after radical prostatectomy: Comparison of RT-PCR for prostate-specific antigen and telomerase activity

Bernd Straub, Markus Muller, Hans Krause, Carsten Goessl, Mark Schrader, Rudiger Heicappell, Kurt Miller

Pages: 545-549 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Allelic deletions of Rb and L-myc in urine sediments from patients with bladder tumors or carcinoma in situ

Hanne Primdahl, Hans von der Maase, Mariann Christensen, Hans Wolf, Torben Falck Orntoft

Pages: 551-555 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Distinct promoter usage of mdm2 gene in human breast cancer

Naoki Okumura, Shigehira Saji, Hidetaka Eguchi, Shigeru Nakashima, Shigetoyo Saji, Shin-Ichi Hayashi

Pages: 557-563 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Relationship between expression of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and matrix metalloproteinase-9 and invasion ability of cervical cancer cells

Yasuhito Kato, Tsuyoshi Yamashita, Mutsuo Ishikawa

Pages: 565-569 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Gingival metastasis in lung cancer

Motoyuki Tanaka, Akio Hiraki, Hiroshi Ueoka, Akihiro Bessho, Katsuyuki Kiura, Nagio Takigawa, Tsuyoshi Kodani, Kazuyo Miyatake, Noboru Hamada, Takumi Kishimoto, Mitsune Tanimoto, Mine Harada

Pages: 571-574 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Do Ki67, S-phase, S + G2M and DNA ploidy, evaluated by flow cytometry, reveal locoregional metastasis in oral cavity and oropharynx carcinomas?

Giancarlo Tirelli, Laura Sidari, Vittorio Giacomarra, Ledia Papanikolla, Franco Sasso, Mario Russolo, Mauro Melato

Pages: 575-580 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Cut-off levels of NSE to differentiate SCLC from NSCLC

Hiroaki Satoh, Hiroichi Ishikawa, Koichi Kurishima, Yuko T. Yamashita, Morio Ohtsuka, Kiyohisa Sekizawa

Pages: 581-583 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Expression of the TNF-α gene on mouse lung carcinoma cells suppresses spontaneous lung metastasis without affecting tumorigenicity

Yuji Tada, Jiyang O-Wang, Keizo Takenaga, Yuichi Takiguchi, Koichiro Tatsumi, T. Kuriyama, Masatoshi Tagawa

Pages: 585-588 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Prognostic value of combined analysis of estrogen receptor status and cellular proliferative activity in breast cancer patients with extensive lymph node metastases

Tsutomu Takashima, Naoyoshi Onoda, Tetsuro Ishikawa, Yoshinari Ogawa, Yasuyuki Kato, Yasuhisa Fujimoto, Michio Sowa, Kosei Hirakawa

Pages: 589-594 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Cross-linked collagen C- and N-telopeptides for an early diagnosis of bone metastasis from breast cancer

Konosuke Kiuchi, Takashi Ishikawa, Yohei Hamaguchi, Nobuyoshi Momiyama, Satoshi Hasegawa, Akira Ishiyama, Toshiro Kono, Takako Doi, Takashi Chishima, Hiroshi Shimada

Pages: 595-598 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Analysis of T cell receptors reactive with squamous cell carcinoma antigen SART-1 presented by the HLA-A24 molecule

K. Shimizu, Y. Yamaguchi, K. Ohta, E. Miyahara, T. Toge

Pages: 599-605 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Recent advances in the regulation of matrix metalloproteinase 2 activation: From basic research to clinical implication (Review)

Tomokazu Yoshizaki, Hiroshi Sato, Mitsuru Furukawa

Pages: 607-611 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Inhibition by long-term fermented miso of induction of gastric tumors by N-methyl-N'-nitro-N-nitrosoguanidine in CD (SD) rats

Masayuki Ohara, Huimei Lu, Katsutomo Shiraki, Yoshiyuki Ishimura, Toshihiro Uesaka, Osamu Katoh, Hiromitsu Watanabe

Pages: 613-616 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Neoangiogenesis in colon cancer: Correlation between vascular density, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and p53 protein expression

P. Faviana, L. Boldrini, R. Spisni, P. Berti, D. Galleri, R. Biondi, T. Camacci, G. Materazzi, R. Pingitore, P. Miccoli, G. Fontanini

Pages: 617-620 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Carboplatin/etoposide induces remission of metastasised malignant peripheral nerve tumours (malignant schwannoma) refractory to first-line therapy

Martin B. Steins, Hubert Serve, Michael Zuhlsdorf, Norbert Senninger, Michael Semik, Wolfgang E. Berdel

Pages: 627-630 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Detection and quantification of SV40 large T-antigen DNA in mesothelioma tissues and cell lines

Gavin J. Gordon, Chang-Jie Chen, Michael T. Jaklitsch, William G. Richards, David J. Sugarbaker, Raphael Bueno

Pages: 631-634 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Effectiveness of immunochemotherapy with PSK, a protein-bound polysaccharide, in colorectal cancer and changes of tumor marker

Shinei Kudo, Jun-Ichi Tanaka, Hiroshi Kashida, Yoshiro Tamegai, Shungo Endo, H. Yamano

Pages: 635-638 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Polymorphic CAG repeat length within the androgen receptor gene: identification of a subgroup of patients with increased risk of ovarian cancer

Manuela Santarosa, Ettore Bidoli, Angelo Gallo, Agostino Steffan, Mauro Boiocchi, Alessandra Viel

Pages: 639-644 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Clinical implications of urokinase and tissue type plasminogen activators and their inhibitor (PAI-1) in breast cancer tissue

Y. A. Luqmani, L. Temmim, A. H. Parkar, M. Mathew

Pages: 645-651 Published online on: 01 May 2002

CYP3A4 promoter variant is associated with prostate cancer risk in men with benign prostate hyperplasia

Mohammed T. Tayeb, Caroline Clark, Linda Sharp, Neva E. Haites, Patrick H. Rooney, Graeme I. Murray, Simon N.L. Payne, Howard L. McLeod

Pages: 653-655 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Prevalence of hepatitis C infection in patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphomas

Maria Chiara Chindamo, Nelson Spector, Jorge A. Segadas, Glicinia Pimenta, Bart Vanderborght, Jose Carlos Morais, Cristiane Milito, Henrique Sergio Moraes Coelho

Pages: 657-659 Published online on: 01 May 2002

Dose-intense phase II study of weekly cisplatin and epidoxorubicin plus medroxyprogesterone acetate and recombinant interleukin 2 in stage IIIB-IV non-small cell lung cancer

Giovanni Mantovani, Antonio Maccio, Carlo Mulas, Elena Massa, Clelia Madeddu, Loredana Mura, Paolo Contu, Renato Versace

Pages: 661-670 Published online on: 01 May 2002
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May-June 2002
Volume 9 Issue 3

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

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