Cyclooxygenase-2 expression and its association with angiogenesis, Helicobacter pylori, and clinicopathologic characteristics of gastric carcinoma


Yamac D., Ayyildiz T., Coskun U., AKYÜREK N. , DURSUN A. , Seckin S., ...Daha Fazla

PATHOLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, cilt.204, sa.8, ss.527-536, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 204 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.prp.2008.01.002
  • Dergi Adı: PATHOLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.527-536

Özet

Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) is upregulated in gastric carcinoma, and its increased levels were found to have a prognostic significance in some studies. Both angiogenesis and Helicobacter pylori infection have been reported to be associated with COX-2 expression of gastric cancer in recent studies.