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    • Acquired tolerance of hepatocellular carcinoma cells to selenium deficiency: a selective survival mechanism? 

      Irmak, M. B.; Ince, G.; Ozturk, M.; Cetin Atalay, R. (American Association for Cancer Research, 2003)
      Selenium is essential to human health, and its deficiency is associated with different diseases including liver necrosis. Selenium is protective against viral hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The underlying ...
    • Genetics and epigenetics of liver cancer 

      Özen, Çiğdem; Yıldız, Gökhan; Dağcan, Alper Tunga; Çevik, Dilek; Örs, Ayşegül; Keleş, Umut; Topel, Hande; Öztürk, Mehmet (Elsevier, 2013)
      Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) represents a major form of primary liver cancer in adults. Chronic infections with hepatitis B (HBV) and C (HCV) viruses and alcohol abuse are the major factors leading to HCC. This deadly ...
    • PPAR-alpha L162V polymorphism in human hepatocellular carcinoma 

      Koytak, E. S.; Mızrak, D.; Bektaş, M.; Verdi, H.; Arslan-Ergül, Ayça; İdilman, R.; Çınar, K.; Yurdaydın, C.; Ersöz, S.; Karayalçın, K.; Uzunalimoğlu, Ö.; Bozkaya, H. (Turkish Society of Gastroenterology, 2008)
      Background/aims: Several lines of evidence suggest that peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha may be involved in hepatocarcinogenesis. L162V polymorphism of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha ...