Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 605 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Monocarboxylate transporter 4 facilitates cell proliferation and migration and is associated with poor prognosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma patients.
 

Author(s): Jiang Zhu, Yu-Nong Wu, Wei Zhang, Xiao-Min Zhang, Xu Ding, Huai-Qi Li, Meiyu Geng, Zuo-Quan Xie, He-Ming Wu

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Monocarboxylate transporter 4 (MCT4) is a cell membrane transporter of lactate. Recent studies have shown that MCT4 is over-expressed in various cancers; however, its role in cancer maintenance and aggressiveness has not been fully demonstrated. This study investigated the role of ...

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2014

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Specificity protein 1 is a novel target of 2,4-bis (p-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butenal for the suppression of human oral squamous cell carcinoma cell growth.
 

Author(s): Jung-Il Chae, Raham Lee, Jinhyoung Cho, Jintae Hong, Jung-Hyun Shim

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The Maillard reaction is a chemical reaction occurring between a reducing sugar and an amino acid, generally requiring thermal processing. Maillard reaction products (MRPs) have antioxidant, antimutagenic, and antibacterial effects though 2,4-bis (p-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butenal (HPB242), ...

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2014

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HIF-1alpha expression profile in intratumoral and peritumoral inflammatory cells as a prognostic marker for squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity.
 

Author(s): Suzanny Oliveira Mendes, Marcelo dos Santos, Gabriela Tonini Peterle, Lucas de Lima Maia, Elaine Stur, Lidiane Pignaton Agostini, Marcos Brasilino de Carvalho, Eloiza Helena Tajara, Iúri Drumond Louro, Leonardo Oliveira Trivilin, Adriana Madeira Álvares da Silva-Conforti

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The HIF-1 transcriptional complex is responsible for controlling transcription of over 100 genes involved in cell hypoxia response. HIF-1alpha subunit is stabilized in hypoxia conditions, creating the HIF-1 nuclear transcription factor. In inflammatory cells, high HIF-1alpha expression ...

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2014

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 26 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma genomics.
 

Author(s): Marietta Tan, Jeffrey N Myers, Nishant Agrawal

Journal: Otolaryngol. Clin. North Am.. 2013 Aug;46(4):545-66.

 

Recent technological advances now permit the study of the entire cancer genome, which can elucidate complex pathway interactions that are not apparent at the level of single genes. In this review, the authors describe innovations that have allowed for whole-exome/genome analysis of ...

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2013

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Chemopreventive potential of flavonoids in oral squamous cell carcinoma in human studies.
 

Author(s): Marcello Iriti, Elena Maria Varoni

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Evidence available from nutritional epidemiology has indicated an inverse association between regular consumption of fruits and vegetables and the risk of developing certain types of cancer. In turn, preclinical studies have attributed the health-promoting effects of plant foods to ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2013

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Myofibroblasts and their relationship with oral squamous cell carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Priscilla Suassuna Carneiro Lúcio, Alessandro Leite Cavalcanti, Pollianna Muniz Alves, Gustavo Pina Godoy, Cassiano Francisco Weege Nonaka

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;79(1):112-8.

 

Myofibroblasts are hybrid-phenotype differentiated cells in between fibroblasts and smooth muscle cells. Due to their contractile features and ability to synthesize extracellular matrix components, cytokines, proteases, and proangiogenic factors, myofibroblasts have been implicated ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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Survival Benefit of Elective Neck Dissection in T1,2N0M0 Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2011

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TPF Induction Chemotherapy for Locally Advanced and Resectable Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage III Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Stage IVA Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2012

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The Role of microRNA-29b in the Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Cancer

 

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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