Could prolactin receptor gene polymorphism play a role in pathogenesis of breast carcinoma?


Canbay E., Degerli N. , Gulluoglu B., Kaya H., Sen M., Bardakci F.

CURRENT MEDICAL RESEARCH AND OPINION, cilt.20, ss.533-540, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1185/030079904125003232
  • Dergi Adı: CURRENT MEDICAL RESEARCH AND OPINION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.533-540

Özet

Objective: Constitutive activation of various hormone and growth factor receptors is newly recognised as a common cause of tumour development. This study investigated the presence of any mutation or polymorphism of prolactin receptor (PRLR) in 38 patients with breast cancer.