The increased transglutaminase 2 expression levels during initial tumorigenesis predict increased risk of metastasis and decreased disease-free and cancer-specific survivals in renal cell carcinoma

Erdem S., Yegen G., Telci D., Yildiz İ. , Tefik T., Issever H., ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.33, no.10, pp.1553-1560, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00345-014-1462-7
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1553-1560


The aim of this study was to investigate the role of transglutaminase 2(TG2) in renal cell carcinoma (RCC) by comparing the immunohistochemistry staining of primary and metastatic tumor tissues.