Published in Cancer Weekly, March 7th, 2006
"HBV induces HCC mainly by causing chronic necroinflammatory hepatic disease. We investigated the mechanisms underlying the inflammatory hepatocarcinogenesis by examining whether genetic variations in cytokines, antioxidant enzymes, and DNA repair genes affect the HCC risk," wrote C.C. Chen and colleagues, National Taiwan University.
"We analyzed 10...
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