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  1. Content type: Original article

    Little is known about the correlation between the clinicopathological features, postoperative treatment, and prognosis of multiple gastric cancers (MGCs). In this study, we aimed to investigate the correlation...

    Authors: Jian-Xian Lin, Zu-Kai Wang, Jian-Wei Xie, Jia-Bin Wang, Jun Lu, Qi-Yue Chen, Long-Long Cao, Mi Lin, Ru-Hong Tu, Ze-Ning Huang, Ju-Li Lin, Chao-Hui Zheng, Chang-Ming Huang and Ping Li

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2019 39:4

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    In our previous study, we identified a candidate tumor suppressor gene, testin LIM domain protein (TES), in primary gastric cancer (GC). TES contains three LIM domains, which are specific interacting regions for ...

    Authors: Dan-dan Wang, Yi-bing Chen, Jing-jing Zhao, Xiao-fei Zhang, Guang-chao Zhu, De-sheng Weng, Ke Pan, Lin Lv, Qiu-zhong Pan, Shan-shan Jiang, Lei-lei Wang and Jian-chuan Xia

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2019 39:3

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  3. Content type: Original article

    Epithelial–mesenchymal transition (EMT) is implicated in the metastatic process and presents a challenge to epithelial cell adhesion molecule-based detection of circulating tumor cells (CTCs), which have been ...

    Authors: Xiuwen Guan, Fei Ma, Chunxiao Li, Shiyang Wu, Shangying Hu, Jiefen Huang, Xiaoying Sun, Jiayu Wang, Yang Luo, Ruigang Cai, Ying Fan, Qiao Li, Shanshan Chen, Pin Zhang, Qing Li and Binghe Xu

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2019 39:1

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  4. Content type: Original article

    Thus far, the incidence, mortality, and temporal trend data of oropharyngeal cancers (OPC) in China were few. We estimated the incidence, mortality, and temporal patterns of OPC in China during 2008–2012 accor...

    Authors: Jie Liu, Xu-li Yang, Si-Wei Zhang, Li-Ping Zhu and Wan-Qing Chen

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:75

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  5. Content type: Original article

    Postradiation nasopharyngeal necrosis (PRNN) is a severe complication after radiotherapy in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC), which can severely affect the quality of life and threaten the patient’...

    Authors: Xiong Zou, Shun-Lan Wang, You-Ping Liu, Yan-Ling Liu, Ru-Hai Zou, Yi-Nuan Zhang, Rui You, Qi Yang, Yu-Long Xie, Mei Lin, Pei-Yu Huang, Rou Jiang, Meng-Xia Zhang, Chao-Nan Qian, Hai-Qiang Mai, Ling Guo…

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:74

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  6. Content type: Original article

    The preliminary results of our phase II randomized trial reported comparable functional sphincter preservation rates and short-term survival outcomes between patients undergoing total mesorectal excision (TME)...

    Authors: Fulong Wang, Wenhua Fan, Jianhong Peng, Zhenhai Lu, Zhizhong Pan, Liren Li, Yuanhong Gao, Hui Li, Gong Chen, Xiaojun Wu, Peirong Ding, Zhifan Zeng and Desen Wan

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:73

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  7. Content type: Original article

    An increasing number of cancer patients die of cardiovascular diseases. The cardiotoxicity of chemotherapy is particularly important in triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) with limited therapeutic options. Ca...

    Authors: Binliang Liu, Tao An, Meiying Li, Zongbi Yi, Chunxiao Li, Xiaoying Sun, Xiuwen Guan, Lixi Li, Yanfeng Wang, Yuhui Zhang, Binghe Xu, Fei Ma and Yixin Zeng

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:71

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  8. Content type: Original article

    Desmoplastic small round cell tumor (DSRCT) is a rare, aggressive, and poorly investigated simple sarcoma with a low frequency of genetic deregulation other than an Ewing sarcoma RNA binding protein 1 (EWSR1)-Wil...

    Authors: Andrea Devecchi, Loris De Cecco, Matteo Dugo, Donata Penso, Gianpaolo Dagrada, Silvia Brich, Silvia Stacchiotti, Marialuisa Sensi, Silvana Canevari and Silvana Pilotti

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:70

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  9. Content type: Original article

    The 8th American Joint Committee on Cancer tumor–node–metastasis (AJCC-TNM) staging system is based on a few retrospective single-center studies. We aimed to test the prognostic validity of the staging system ...

    Authors: Zai-Shang Li, Antonio Augusto Ornellas, Christian Schwentner, Xiang Li, Alcides Chaux, Georges Netto, Arthur L. Burnett, Yong Tang, JiunHung Geng, Kai Yao, Xiao-Feng Chen, Bin Wang, Hong Liao, Nan Liu, Peng Chen, Yong-Hong Lei…

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:68

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  10. Content type: Original article

    The 8th edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer/Union for International Cancer Control (AJCC/UICC) pathological tumor-node-metastasis (pTNM) staging system may have increased accuracy in predicting p...

    Authors: Cheng Fang, Wei Wang, Jing-Yu Deng, Zhe Sun, Sharvesh Raj Seeruttun, Zhen-Ning Wang, Hui-Mian Xu, Han Liang and Zhi-Wei Zhou

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:67

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  11. Content type: Original article

    Famitinib is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor against multiple targets, including vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2/3, platelet-derived growth factor receptor, and stem cell factor receptor (c-kit). Pre...

    Authors: Qiuyan Chen, Linquan Tang, Na Liu, Feng Han, Ling Guo, Shanshan Guo, Jianwei Wang, Huai Liu, Yanfang Ye, Lu Zhang, Liting Liu, Pan Wang, Yingqin Li, Qingmei He, Xiaoqun Yang, Qingnan Tang…

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:66

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  12. Content type: Editorial

    Cancer cells uniquely reprogram their cellular activities to support their rapid proliferation and migration and to counteract metabolic and genotoxic stress during cancer progression. In this reprograming, ca...

    Authors: Yugang Wang, Yan Xia and Zhimin Lu

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:65

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  13. Content type: Original article

    Recent studies highlight pseudogene derived long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) as key regulators of cancer biology. However, few of them have been well characterized in pancreatic cancer. Here, we aimed to identif...

    Authors: Yifan Lian, Jiebin Yang, Yikai Lian, Chuangxing Xiao, Xuezhen Hu and Hongzhi Xu

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:64

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  14. Content type: Original article

    Natural killer/T-cell lymphoma (NKTCL) is a highly aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma often resistant to chemotherapy. Serum level of soluble IL-2 receptor α (IL-2Rα) is elevated in NKTCL patients and correlates ...

    Authors: Liang Wang, Xi-wen Bi, Yu-jia Zhu, Ying-zhi He, Qiu-yu Lai, Zhong-jun Xia and Qing-qing Cai

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:62

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  15. Content type: Original article

    The optimal strategy for adjuvant therapy after curative resection for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients with solitary tumor and microvascular invasion (MVI) is controversial. This trial evaluated the ef...

    Authors: Wei Wei, Pei-En Jian, Shao-Hua Li, Zhi-Xing Guo, Yong-Fa Zhang, Yi-Hong Ling, Xiao-Jun Lin, Li Xu, Ming Shi, Lie Zheng, Min-Shan Chen and Rong-Ping Guo

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:61

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  16. Content type: Original article

    Patient-derived organoids and xenografts (PDXs) have emerged as powerful models in functional diagnostics with high predictive power for anticancer drug response. However, limitations such as engraftment failu...

    Authors: Feifei Zhang, Wenjie Wang, Yuan Long, Hui Liu, Jijun Cheng, Lin Guo, Rongyu Li, Chao Meng, Shan Yu, Qingchuan Zhao, Shun Lu, Lili Wang, Haitao Wang and Danyi Wen

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:60

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  17. Content type: Original article

    Due to the occult anatomic location of the nasopharynx and frequent presence of adenoid hyperplasia, the positive rate for malignancy identification during biopsy is low, thus leading to delayed or missed diag...

    Authors: Chaofeng Li, Bingzhong Jing, Liangru Ke, Bin Li, Weixiong Xia, Caisheng He, Chaonan Qian, Chong Zhao, Haiqiang Mai, Mingyuan Chen, Kajia Cao, Haoyuan Mo, Ling Guo, Qiuyan Chen, Linquan Tang, Wenze Qiu…

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:59

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  18. Content type: Original article

    Breast cancer stem cells (BCSCs) are considered responsible for cancer relapse and drug resistance. Understanding the identity of BCSCs may open new avenues in breast cancer therapy. Although several discoveri...

    Authors: Mengying Tong, Ziqian Deng, Mengying Yang, Chang Xu, Xiaolong Zhang, Qingzheng Zhang, Yuwei Liao, Xiaodi Deng, Dekang Lv, Xuehong Zhang, Yu Zhang, Peiying Li, Luyao Song, Bicheng Wang, Aisha Al-Dherasi, Zhiguang Li…

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:56

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  19. Content type: Original article

    The tumor–node–metastasis (TNM) staging system does not perform well for guiding individualized induction or adjuvant chemotherapy for patients with locoregionally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC). We a...

    Authors: Pu-Yun OuYang, Kai-Yun You, Lu-Ning Zhang, Yao Xiao, Xiao-Min Zhang and Fang-Yun Xie

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:55

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  20. Content type: Original article

    Treatment guidelines for a variety of cancers have been increasingly used in clinical practice, and have resulted in major improvement in patient outcomes. However, recommended regimens (even first-line treatm...

    Authors: Peng Zhao, Hui Chen, Danyi Wen, Shuo Mou, Feifei Zhang and Shusen Zheng

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:54

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  21. Content type: Original article

    We previously found that overexpression of the gene known as amplified in breast cancer 1 (AIB1) was associated with lymph node metastasis and poor prognosis in patients with lung adenocarcinoma. However, the rol...

    Authors: Liru He, Haixia Deng, Shiliang Liu, Jiewei Chen, Binkui Li, Chenyuan Wang, Xin Wang, Yiguo Jiang, Ningfang Ma, Mengzhong Liu and Dan Xie

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:53

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  22. Content type: Original article

    The antitumour efficacy of tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) in lung cancer patients with compound epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutations has not been resolved. Our study summarizes a single institutio...

    Authors: Xiangyang Yu, Xuewen Zhang, Zichen Zhang, Yongbin Lin, Yingsheng Wen, Yongqiang Chen, Weidong Wang and Lanjun Zhang

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:51

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  23. Content type: Original article

    In previous studies, we have shown that the combination of metformin and gefitinib inhibits the growth of bladder cancer cells. Here we examined whether the metformin analogue phenformin, either used alone or ...

    Authors: Yanjun Huang, Sichun Zhou, Caimei He, Jun Deng, Ting Tao, Qiongli Su, Kwame Oteng Darko, Mei Peng and Xiaoping Yang

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:50

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  24. Content type: Original article

    Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) and embryonic stem cells (ESCs) share many common features, including similar morphology, gene expression and in vitro differentiation profiles. However, genomic stabilit...

    Authors: Minjie Zhang, Liu Wang, Ke An, Jun Cai, Guochao Li, Caiyun Yang, Huixian Liu, Fengxia Du, Xiao Han, Zilong Zhang, Zitong Zhao, Duanqing Pei, Yuan Long, Xin Xie, Qi Zhou and Yingli Sun

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:49

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  25. Content type: Original article

    Gallbladder carcinoma is highly aggressive and resistant to chemotherapy, with no consistent strategy to guide first line chemotherapy. However, patient-derived xenograft (PDX) model has been increasingly used...

    Authors: Ming Zhan, Rui-meng Yang, Hui Wang, Min He, Wei Chen, Sun-wang Xu, Lin-hua Yang, Qiang Liu, Man-mei Long and Jian Wang

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:48

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  26. Content type: Original article

    Gastric cancer (GC) is one of the most common malignancies worldwide, particularly in China. DNA damage-inducible transcript 4 (DDIT4) is a mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitor and is induced by various cel...

    Authors: Feng Du, Lina Sun, Yi Chu, Tingyu Li, Chao Lei, Xin Wang, Mingzuo Jiang, Yali Min, Yuanyuan Lu, Xiaodi Zhao, Yongzhan Nie and Daiming Fan

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:45

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  27. Content type: Original article

    It remains unclear if the vascular and connective tissue structures of primary and metastatic tumors are intrinsically determined or whether these characteristics are defined by the host tissue. Therefore we e...

    Authors: Edina Bugyik, Vanessza Szabó, Katalin Dezső, András Rókusz, Armanda Szücs, Péter Nagy, József Tóvári, Viktória László, Balázs Döme and Sándor Paku

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:46

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  28. Content type: Original article

    The relationship between cancer and life expectancy is well established in both developed and developing countries. China is a vast country with significant geographical differences in population structure and...

    Authors: Xiuying Gu, Rongshou Zheng, Changfa Xia, Hongmei Zeng, Siwei Zhang, Xiaonong Zou, Zhixun Yang, He Li and Wanqing Chen

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:44

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  29. Content type: Original article

    Azithromycin is a member of macrolide antibiotics, and has been reported to inhibit the proliferation of cancer cells. However, the underlying mechanisms are not been fully elucidated. Tumor necrosis factor-re...

    Authors: Xinran Qiao, Xiaofei Wang, Yue Shang, Yi Li and Shu-zhen Chen

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:43

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  30. Content type: Original Article

    Asians are diagnosed with breast cancer at a younger age than Caucasians are. We studied the effect of age on locoregional recurrence and the survival of Asian breast cancer patients treated with breast-conser...

    Authors: Fuh Yong Wong, Wei Ying Tham, Wen Long Nei, Cindy Lim and Hui Miao

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:39

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  31. Content type: Case report

    Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most frequent causes of cancer-related death. Sorafenib, a multitarget angiogenesis inhibitor, is an approved frontline treatment for advanced HCC in Western countr...

    Authors: Giovanni Brandi, Michela Venturi, Stefania De Lorenzo, Francesca Garuti, Giorgio Frega, Andrea Palloni, Ingrid Garajovà, Francesca Abbati, Gioconda Saccoccio, Rita Golfieri, Maria Abbondanza Pantaleo and Maria Aurelia Barbera

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:41

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  32. Content type: Review

    Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) is a binary radiotherapeutic modality based on the nuclear capture and fission reactions that occur when the stable isotope, boron-10, is irradiated with neutrons to produc...

    Authors: Rolf F. Barth, Peng Mi and Weilian Yang

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:35

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  33. Content type: Original article

    Although the most commonly recommended treatment for melanoma and extramammary Paget’s disease (EMPD) of the genital region is wide surgical excision of the lesion, the procedure is highly invasive and can lea...

    Authors: Junichi Hiratsuka, Nobuhiko Kamitani, Ryo Tanaka, Eisaku Yoden, Ryuji Tokiya, Minoru Suzuki, Rolf F. Barth and Koji Ono

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:38

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  34. Content type: Review

    Head and neck (HN) cancer is an endemic disease in Taiwan, China. Locally recurrent HN cancer after full-dose irradiation poses a therapeutic challenge, and boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) may be a soluti...

    Authors: Ling-Wei Wang, Yen-Wan Hsueh Liu, Fong-In Chou and Shiang-Huei Jiang

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:37

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  35. Content type: News and Views

    Following publication of the results of the National Lung Screening Trial in the United States, a randomized controlled trial in Italy (ITALUNG) and two simulation studies in China reported similar findings in...

    Authors: Zixing Wang, Yuyan Wang, Yao Huang, Fang Xue, Wei Han, Yaoda Hu, Lei Wang, Wei Song and Jingmei Jiang

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:34

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  36. Content type: Original article

    Cisplatin-based chemotherapy with concurrent radiotherapy is a standard treatment for advanced esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC). NS1-binding protein (NS1-BP), a member of the BTB-kelch protein family,...

    Authors: Yuwen Wang, Jingjing Cheng, Dan Xie, Xiaofeng Ding, Hailing Hou, Xi Chen, Puchun Er, Furong Zhang, Lujun Zhao, Zhiyong Yuan, Qingsong Pang, Ping Wang and Dong Qian

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:33

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  37. Content type: Original article

    Combination therapy with oxaliplatin, irinotecan, fluorouracil, and leucovorin (FOLFIRINOX) chemotherapy drastically improves survival of advanced pancreatic cancer patients. However, the efficacy of FOLFIRINO...

    Authors: Jung Hoon Kim, Sang-Cheol Lee, Sung Yong Oh, Seo-Young Song, Namsu Lee, Eun Mi Nam, Soonil Lee, In Gyu Hwang, Hyo Rak Lee, Kyu Taek Lee, Sang-Byung Bae, Han Jo Kim, Joung Soon Jang, Do Hyoung Lim, Hyun Woo Lee, Seok Yun Kang…

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:32

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  38. Content type: Original article

    Patients with relapsed/refractory B-cell lymphomas have limited treatment options. GERSHWIN is an open-label, single-arm, phase Ib study of obinutuzumab monotherapy in Chinese patients with histologically docu...

    Authors: Yan Qin, Yuqin Song, Zhixiang Shen, Xin Du, Wei Ji, Wanling Hsu, Jun Zhu and Yuankai Shi

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:31

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  39. Content type: Case report

    Spontaneous regression has been reported in some indolent forms of lymphoma. Mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) is an aggressive lymphoid neoplasm and has a poor prognosis. However, approximately 30% of MCL patients c...

    Authors: Haige Ye, Aakash Desai, Tiejun Gong, Dongfeng Zeng, Krystle Nomie, Wendy Chen, Wei Wang, Jorge Romaguera and Michael L. Wang

    Citation: Cancer Communications 2018 38:30

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