Squamous cell lung carcinomas account for approximately 25% of new lung carcinoma cases and 40,000 deaths per year in the United States. Although there are multiple genomically targeted therapies for lung adenocarcinoma, none has yet been reported in squamous cell lung carcinoma.
Using SNP array analysis, we found that a region of chromosome segment 8p11-12 containing three genes–
These studies show that
Publisher: Public Library of Science
Date Published: 7-June-2011
Author(s): Dutt A., Ramos A., Hammerman P., Mermel C., Cho J., Sharifnia T., Chande A., Tanaka K., Stransky N., Greulich H., Gray N., Meyerson M.