Relationship between LYVE-1, VEGFR-3 and CD44 gene expressions and lymphatic metastasis in gastric cancer


ÖZMEN F., OZMEN M. M. , Ozdemir E., MORAN M., SECKIN S., Guc D., ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.17, no.27, pp.3220-3228, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 27
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i27.3220
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3220-3228
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

AIM: To investigate the expression levels of lymphatic vessel endothelial hyaluronan receptor-1 (LYVE-1), vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-3 (VEGFR-3) and CD44 genes and the relationship between their levels and clinicopathological parameters in gastric cancer.