Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

thyroid gland cancer

Genetic aspects of etiology and development of thyroid gland cancer

Year: 2012, volume 8 Issue: №3 Pages: 854-858
Heading: Surgery Article type: Review
Authors: Kovalenko Yu.V., Tolstokorov A.S.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

Recent studies on thyroid gland cancer development and progression have identified new classes of tumor markers, proto-oncogenes, tumor-suppressing genes, cell receptor genes, identified genetic tumor-predisposing polymorphism and some other significantly important segments of genome. The identification has been based mainly on revealing of DNA abnormal consequences, specific for occurrence of thyroid gland cancer and its progression.

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