C-Kit (CD117) Expression in Patients with Small Cell Lung Cancer


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Gozkaman A., Okuturlar Y. , Kanat O., Gunaldi,Gunaldi M., Serin S. O. , Saraydaroglu O., ...More

HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI, vol.53, pp.67-71, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 53
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/haseki.2078
  • Title of Journal : HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI
  • Page Numbers: pp.67-71

Abstract

Aim: The tyrosine-kinase receptor c-kit and its ligand stem cell factor (SCF) are coexpressed in many small cell lung cancer (SCLC) cell lines. The aim of this study was to search the role of CD117 (c-kit) overexpression as a prognostic marker in SCLC.