Matrix metalloproteinase-9 decreased after chemotherapy in patients with non-small cell lung cancer.


Ertan E., Soydinc H., Yazar A. , Ustuner Z., Tas F., Yasasever V.

Tumori, vol.97, no.3, pp.286-9, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 97 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1700/912.10023
  • Title of Journal : Tumori
  • Page Numbers: pp.286-9

Abstract

Aims and background. The aim of the study was to investigate the alteration in serum matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9) levels after chemotherapy and the association between the changes in serum levels of MMP-9 and response to chemotherapy in patients with advanced stage non-small cell lung cancer.