Search for dissertations about: "PAX8-PPARgamma"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word PAX8-PPARgamma.

  1. 1. Basic and translational studies of follicular thyroid neoplasia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine

    Author : Theodoros Foukakis; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Follicular thyroid cancer; follicular thyroid adenoma; PAX8-PPARgamma; PPARgamma; PTEN; RAS; RASSF1A; NORE1A; TERT; quantitative RT-PCR; microarray; cancer biomarker;

    Abstract : Thyroid tumors occur frequently in the general population and although the majority represents benign follicular adenomas (FTA), thyroid cancer constitutes 1% of all malignancies worldwide. Among the differentiated cancers, three main types are recognized, including the papillary and follicular forms (PTC and FTC) that originate from the follicular thyrocytes, and the medullary carcinoma that arises from the C-cells. READ MORE