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Volume 10 Supplement 1

Selected articles from the Organisation for Oncology and Translational Research (OOTR) 7th Annual Conference

Proceedings

Edited by Louis Chow, Stefan Glück and Masakazu Toi

This supplement is not supported by grants / external funding.

Organisation for Oncology and Translational Research (OOTR) 7th Annual Conference. Go to conference site.

Hong Kong13-14 May 2011

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    Estrogen plays an important role in the development of estrogen-dependent breast carcinoma. Recently, several studies demonstrated a possible involvement of several micro RNAs (miRNAs) in the development of re...

    Authors: Mariko Masuda, Yasuhiro Miki, Shuko Hata, Kiyoshi Takagi, Minako Sakurai, Katsuhiko Ono, Koyu Suzuki, Yang Yang, Eriko Abe, Hisashi Hirakawa, Takanori Ishida, Takashi Suzuki, Noriaki Ohuchi and Hironobu Sasano

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S2

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    Biological molecular markers such as proto-oncogene erbB-2 (HER-2/neu, c-erbB-2), the CXC chemokine receptor 4 (CXCR4), estrogen receptor (ER), Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen (PCNA), DNA topoisomerase II (top...

    Authors: Shi-Xin Yang, Wings TY Loo, Louis WC Chow, Xin-hua Yang, Yi Zhan, Lin-Jun Fan, Fan Zhang, Li Chen, Qing-liang Wang, Hua-Liang Xiao, Jin-Long Wu, Xiu-wu Bian and Jun Jiang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S3

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    Triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) occurs in approximately 10% to 25% of all patients with breast cancer and is associated with poor prognosis. Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy has been reported to produce a higher...

    Authors: Yiqing Tang, Li Zhu, Yafen Li, Jun Ji, Jianfang Li, Fei Yuan, Dengbin Wang, Weiguo Chen, Ou Huang, Xiaosong Chen, Jiayi Wu, Kunwei Shen, Wings TY Loo and Louis WC Chow

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S4

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    Chronic periodontitis (CP) is a chronic inflammation associated with elevations of several inflammatory and cardiac markers. Studies implicated CP as one of the etiologies in coronary heart disease (CHD). Card...

    Authors: Wings TY Loo, Yuan Yue, Chang-bin Fan, Lan-jun Bai, Yi-ding Dou, Min Wang, Hao Liang, Mary NB Cheung, Louis WC Chow, Jin-le Li, Ye Tian and Liu Qing

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S5

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    Axillary node staging plays an important role in the prognostic evaluation and planning of adjuvant treatment. Breast cancer stem cells, identified on the basis of CD44+CD24-/low expression, are associated with m...

    Authors: Wei Wei, Hui Hu, Haosheng Tan, Louis WC Chow, Adrian YS Yip and Wings TY Loo

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S6

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    Multi-drug resistance to chemotherapeutic agents is a major cause of treatment failure in breast cancer. In this study, we investigated the effects of emodin on reversing the multi-drug resistance, examined th...

    Authors: Jian-min Fu, Jie Zhou, Jian Shi, Jian-sheng Xie, Li Huang, Adrian YS Yip, Wings TY Loo, Louis WC Chow and Elizabeth LY Ng

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S7

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    Periodontal disease is thought to arise from the interaction of various factors, including the susceptibility of the host, the presence of pathogenic organisms, and the absence of beneficial species. The genet...

    Authors: Wings TY Loo, Chang-bin Fan, Lan-jun Bai, Yuan Yue, Yi-ding Dou, Min Wang, Hao Liang, Mary NB Cheung, Louis WC Chow, Jin-le Li, Ye Tian and Liu Qing

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S8

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    Periodontitis is a common disease that affects the periodontal tissue supporting the teeth. This disease is attributed to multiple risk factors, including diabetes, cigarette smoking, alcohol, pathogenic micro...

    Authors: Wings TY Loo, Lan-jun Bai, Chang-bin Fan, Yuan Yue, Yi-ding Dou, Min Wang, Hao Liang, Mary NB Cheung, Louis WC Chow, Jin-le Li, Ye Tian and Liu Qing

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S9

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    Breast cancer is a heterogeneous disease in terms of transcriptional aberrations; moreover, microarray gene expression profiles had defined 5 molecular subtypes based on certain intrinsic genes. This study aim...

    Authors: Chi-Cheng Huang, Shih-Hsin Tu, Heng-Hui Lien, Jaan-Yeh Jeng, Jung-Sen Liu, Ching-Shui Huang, Yih-Yiing Wu, Chih-Yi Liu, Liang-Chuan Lai and Eric Y Chuang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S10

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    Plasma cell mastitis is distinct from the common form of mastitis and clinically resembles breast carcinoma. The lesion occurs in non-lactating young women, and the incidence rate is rising. Surgical resection...

    Authors: Jian-jun Yu, Shan-lin Bao, Sheng-lin Yu, Da-Qing Zhang, Wings TY Loo, Louis WC Chow, Li Su, Zhen Cui, Kai Chen, Li-Qiong Ma, Ning Zhang, Hui Yu, Yun-Zhen Yang, Yu Dong, Adrian YS Yip and Elizabeth LY Ng

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S11

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    Chinese herbal medicine is increasingly widely used as a complementary approach for control of breast cancer recurrence and metastasis. In this paper, we examined the implicit prescription patterns behind the ...

    Authors: Yanhua He, Xiao Zheng, Cindy Sit, Wings TY Loo, ZhiYu Wang, Ting Xie, Bo Jia, Qiaobo Ye, Kamchuen Tsui, Louis WC Chow and Jianping Chen

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S12

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    Minimally invasive video-assisted thyroidectomy (MIVAT), the modified Miccoli’s thyroid surgery, is the most widespread minimally invasive technique and has been widely used for treatment of thyroid disease. T...

    Authors: Jian-jun Yu, Shan-lin Bao, Sheng-lin Yu, Da-Qing Zhang, Wings TY Loo, Louis WC Chow, Li Su, Zhen Cui, Kai Chen, Li-Qiong Ma, Ning Zhang, Hui Yu, Yun-Zhen Yang, Yu Dong, Adrian YS Yip and Elizabeth LY Ng

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S13

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    Catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) is a common nosocomial device-associated infection. It is now recognized that the high infection rates were caused by the formation of biofilm on the surface...

    Authors: Wei He, Dongmin Wang, Zhangqun Ye, Weihong Qian, Yan Tao, Xiaofeng Shi, Ling Liu, Jin Chen, Ling Qiu, Peng Wan, Xiaojun Jia, Xia Li, Caixia Gao, Xuexia Ma, Biyan Wen, Nianzhen Chen…

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2012 10(Suppl 1):S14

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