Clinical significance of adiponectin expression in colon cancer patients


Canhoroz M., Kanat O., SARAYDAROĞLU Ö. , Buluc E., Avci N., ÇUBUKÇU E. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS, vol.10, no.2, pp.347-353, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/0973-1482.136634
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.347-353

Abstract

Purpose: Surgery is the definitive treatment for early colon cancers. Adjuvant therapies are used with the aim of eradicating micrometastases and improving cure rates. Recent studies have proposed that adiponectin might be responsible for obesity-related malignancies. We investigated the prognostic value of this cytokine.