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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Vogelmann, R; Amieva, MR 
Title:
The role of bacterial pathogens in cancer. 
Abstract:
The association of Helicobacter pylori with gastric cancer is the best-studied relationship between a bacterial infection and cancer. Other bacterial pathogens in humans and rodents are now being recognized as potentially having a direct role in carcinogenesis. Thus, it might be possible to understand the pathogenesis and prevention of certain cancers by studying the bacterial infections associated with them, and their effects on the host. However, the mechanisms by which bacteria contribute to...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Curr Opin Microbiol 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
10 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
76-81 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1369-5274 
TUM Institution:
II. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik