Exposure to Helicobacter pylori and Serum Kynurenine to Tryptophan Ratio in Patients with Gastric Cancer

ENGİN A. B. , KARAHALİL B. , Karakaya A. E. , Engin A.

PTERIDINES, vol.21, no.4, pp.110-120, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/pteridines.2010.21.1.110
  • Title of Journal : PTERIDINES
  • Page Numbers: pp.110-120


In Helicobacter pylori seropositive individuals, the subsequent risk of non-cardia gastric cancer development is frequently attributed to the infection agent. Although the link between inflammation and gastric cancer is formally recognized, the molecular basis of evading mechanisms of Helicobacter pylori from host immune system remains unclear.