The expression of p53, p16 proteins and prevalence of apoptosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma. Correlation with mode of invasion grading system.

Tokman B. , Gultekin S., Sezer C., Alpar R.

Saudi medical journal, cilt.25, sa.12, ss.1922-30, 2004 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Dergi Adı: Saudi medical journal
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1922-30


Objectives: Inactivation of p53 and p 16 tumor suppressor genes, and apoptosis which is crucial in carcinogenesis have commonly been studied in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). However, their prognostic value has not yet been clearly established.