Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, June 2nd, 2005
"In this study, the methylation status of RASSF1A, p16, MLH1, MSH2 and ERalpha was investigated in 84 primary soft tissue sarcomas (STSs), including 22 liposarcomas, 18 malignant fibrous histiocytomas (MFHs), 18 leiomyosarcomas, 6 rhabdomyosarcomas, 6 neurogenic sarcomas and several other sarcoma entities."
"RASSF1A hypermethylation was detected in 17 of 84 (20%) STSs; however, methylation was more frequent in leiomyosarcomas (39%)...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Gene Therapy Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.