Published in Cancer Weekly, March 9th, 2004
Infection with high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) types causes cervical cancer, and genetic and epigenetic processes drive the subsequent progression from premalignant cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) to invasive cervical cancer.
Renske Steenbergen, PhD, of the Vrije Universiteit Medical Center in Amsterdam, and colleagues examined the role of the gene that encodes an adhesion molecule called "tumor suppressor in lung cancer 1," or TSLC1, in this progression. They reported their findings in the February 18, 2004, issue of the Journal of...
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