User: Guest  Login
Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Algül, H; Treiber, M; Lesina, M; Schmid, RM 
Title:
Mechanisms of disease: chronic inflammation and cancer in the pancreas--a potential role for pancreatic stellate cells? 
Abstract:
Late diagnosis and ineffective therapeutic options mean that pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA) is one of the most lethal forms of human cancer. The identification of genetic alterations facilitated the launch of the Pancreatic Intraepithelial Neoplasm nomenclature, a standardized classification system for pancreatic duct lesions, but the factors that contribute to the development of such lesions and their progression to high-grade neoplasia remain obscure. Age, smoking, obesity and diabetes...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
454-62 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1743-4378 
TUM Institution:
II. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik