Published in Women's Health Weekly, July 6th, 2006
"The FHIT, located in chromosome region 3p 14.2, had been reported to be a frequent allele with LOH in smoking lung cancer and HPV-associated cervical cancer. Additionally, FHIT LOH may act as a tumor suppressor gene to involve in smoking-related lung tumorigenesis and HPV-related cervical tumorigenesis, respectively," scientists in Taiwan reported.
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