Example sentences for: adenocarcinomas

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  • AKT1 is over-expressed in gastric adenocarcinomas and breast cancer cell lines, AKT2 is amplified and over-expressed in pancreatic, ovarian, and breast cancers, and AKT3 is upregulated in estrogen receptor-deficient breast cancer and in androgen-independent prostate cell lines [reviewed in ref.

  • We identified 60 lung adenocarcinomas from individual patients with tumors shown to be sensitive or refractory to single-agent gefitinib or erlotinib and evaluated these tumors for mutations in EGFR and KRAS . Collectively, nine of 38 (24%) tumors refractory to either kinase inhibitor had KRAS mutations, while zero of 21 (0%) drug-sensitive tumors had such mutations ( p = 0.02) (Table 1).

  • In three additional patients (case histories not described here) with lung adenocarcinomas who improved but subsequently progressed on therapy with either gefitinib or erlotinib, we examined DNA from tumor specimens obtained during disease progression.

  • On the same two-dimensional view, we plotted one dataset of 86 profiles from lung adenocarcinomas and another dataset of 45 profiles from glioblastomas and astrocytomas, generated from previous global gene-expression studies [ 5 6 ] . Figure 1shows this principal components analysis (PCA) plot of the gene-expression profiles from cell cultures, xenografts, and human lung and brain tumors.

  • Histological examination showed that tumors from Wnt-1 TG mice, regardless of Pten status, were adenocarcinomas with cribriform, cystic and focal papillary growth patterns.


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