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Association between promoters polymorphisms of matrix metalloproteinases and risk of digestive cancers: a meta-analysis.
|Title||Association between promoters polymorphisms of matrix metalloproteinases and risk of digestive cancers: a meta-analysis.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Li X, Qu L, Zhong Y, Zhao Y, Chen H, Daru L|
|Journal||Journal of cancer research and clinical oncology|
|Date Published||2013 Sep|
A variety of studies have been performed to elucidate the polymorphisms in promoter regions of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) associated with the risk of digestive cancers, and yet, results remain conflicting and heterogeneous. Thus, we undertook a systematic meta-analysis to determine the genetic susceptibility of MMPs to digestive cancers.
|Alternate Journal||J. Cancer Res. Clin. Oncol.|