Tag Archives: Oncogenesis

What is Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma?

Researchers have found that intrahepatic cholangiocarcinomas (ICCs) are really 2 different groups of tumors, based on molecular and genetic analyses, reported in the April issue of Gastroenterology.┬áThese findings identify class-specific mechanisms of oncogenesis that could lead to new treatment approaches … Continue reading

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Origins of Gastric Cancer

Gastric tumors can arise from a single mutation in a single stomach gland, according to Lydia Gutierrez-Gonzalez et al. in the April issue of Gastroenterology. To study how gastric dysplasias form and expand, Gutierrez-Gonzalez et al. analyzed 23 samples of … Continue reading

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