Chromosome 8p

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Chromosome 8p

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chromosome 8p" returned 39 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mapping of a novel locus associated with autosomal recessive congenital cataract to chromosome 8p.
 

Author(s): Namerah Sabir, S Amer Riazuddin, Haiba Kaul, Farheena Iqbal, Idrees A Nasir, Ahmad U Zafar, Zaheeruddin A Qazi, Nadeem H Butt, Shaheen N Khan, Tayyab Husnain, J Fielding Hejtmancik, Sheikh Riazuddin

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To identify the disease locus for autosomal recessive congenital cataracts in a consanguineous Pakistani family.

Last Updated: 4 Jan 2011

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Chromosome 8p deletions and 8q gains are associated with tumor progression and poor prognosis in prostate cancer.
 

Author(s): Alexander T El Gammal, Michael Brüchmann, Jozef Zustin, Hendrik Isbarn, Olaf J C Hellwinkel, Jens Köllermann, Guido Sauter, Ronald Simon, Waldemar Wilczak, Jörg Schwarz, Carsten Bokemeyer, Tim H Brümmendorf, Jakob R Izbicki, Emre Yekebas, Margit Fisch, Hartwig Huland, Markus Graefen, Thorsten Schlomm

Journal: Clin. Cancer Res.. 2010 Jan;16(1):56-64.

 

Deletions of 8p and gains of 8q belong to the most frequent cytogenetic alterations in prostate cancer. The target genes of these alterations and their biological significance are unknown.

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2010

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A metastasis modifier locus on human chromosome 8p in uveal melanoma identified by integrative genomic analysis.
 

Author(s): Michael D Onken, Lori A Worley, J William Harbour

Journal: Clin. Cancer Res.. 2008 Jun;14(12):3737-45.

 

To identify genes that modify metastatic risk in uveal melanoma, a type of cancer that is valuable for studying metastasis because of its remarkably consistent metastatic pattern and well-characterized gene expression signature associated with metastasis.

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2008

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