30-07-2018 | Breast cancer | News | Article
TGFB1 gene key determinant of breast fibrosis risk
Carriers of the C−509T allele in the transforming growth factor ß 1 gene have a significantly increased risk for late breast fibrosis following breast-conserving surgery and whole-breast irradiation for stage 0 to IIA breast cancer, researchers report.
22-02-2017 | Oncology | News | Article
Genetic profiling may aid treatment decisions in MDS
Mutations in the TP53 gene are the strongest independent predictor of reduced survival after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome, results of a genetic profiling study show.
21-10-2016 | HBV | News | Article
HBV variants limit NA therapy response
Detectable baseline mutations in the basal core promoter and/or precore regions of hepatitis B virus are associated with a reduced likelihood of hepatitis B surface antigen loss during long-term nucleos(t)ide analogue treatment, suggest researchers.
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