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Hypoxia reduces the E-cadherin expression and increases OSCC cell migration regardless of the E-cadherin methylation profile

Publication date: Available online 20 February 2017
Source:Pathology – Research and Practice
Author(s): Patrícia Luciana Batista Domingos, Marcela Gonçalves Souza, Talita Antunes Guimarães, Eliane Sobrinho Santos, Lucyana Conceição Farias, Carlos Alberto de Carvalho Fraga, Kimberly Marie Jones, Sérgio Henrique Souza Santos, Alfredo Maurício Batista de Paula, André Luiz Sena Guimarães… 183 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Alfred Pischinger (1899-1983): An Austrian Career in Anatomy Continuing Through National Socialism to Postwar Leadership

Publication date: Available online 20 February 2017
Source:Annals of Anatomy – Anatomischer Anzeiger
Author(s): Sabine Hildebrandt, Gabriele Czarnowski
Despite intensified research efforts on the history of anatomy during National Socialism (NS), many aspects of this story still need further investigation. 225 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Molecular and Cytogenomic Profiling of Hepatic Adenocarcinoma Expressing Inhibin, a Mimicker of Neuroendocrine Tumors: Proposal to Reclassify as “Cholangioblastic Variant of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma”

Only a single case report exists in the literature of hepatic adenocarcinoma expressing InhibinA in a young woman in which the authors proposed it to be a rare variant of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (iCCA). 53 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Atypical Mucinous Glandular Proliferations in Endometrial Samplings: Follow-Up and Other Clinicopathologic Findings In 41 cases

The 2014 World Health Organization classification calls for endometrial mucinous proliferations that display “confluent or cribriform architecture with even minimal atypia” in sampling specimens to be classified as carcinoma, and others whose features are not diagnostic of carcinoma to be categorized as atypical mucinous glandular proliferations (AMGP). 26 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Neoadjuvant Therapy in Microsatellite Stable Colorectal Carcinoma Induces Concomitant Loss of MSH6 and Ki67 Expression

Universal screening using immunohistochemistry for DNA mismatch-repair (MMR) proteins (MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, and PMS2) is advocated by major professional medical organizations to identify Lynch syndrome-associated colorectal carcinoma. 61 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Downregulation of miR-204 expression correlates with poor clinical outcome of glioma patients

Glioma is the most common type of malignant neoplasm in the central nervous system, with high incidence and mortality rate. MicroRNAs, as a class of small non-coding RNAs, play an important role in carcinogenesis and correlate with glioma diagnosis and prognosis. 77 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis