Differing DNA methylation patterns and gene mutation frequencies in colorectal carcinomas from Middle Eastern countries


Chan A., Soliman A., Zhang Q., Rashid A., Bedeir A., Houlihan P., ...More

CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH, vol.11, no.23, pp.8281-8287, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 23
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1158/1078-0432.ccr-05-1000
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.8281-8287

Abstract

Purpose: The epidemiology of colorectal carcinoma is well known to differ among countries but the molecular characteristics are usually assumed to be similar. International differences in molecular pathology have not been studied extensively but have implications for the management of patients in different countries and of immigrant patients.