Journal of Cancer Treatment and Research

Volume 2, Issue 3, May 2014

  • Huge Metastatic Multicystic Ovarian Cancer with Liver Involvement: A Case Report

    Ngim, Ogbu Ewezu, Ago, Boniface Uji, Ogbudu Stephen, Nwagboso Chima, Echei Chidiebere, Etiuma, Anietimfom Umoh, Bassey, Okon Odokwo, Ndoma-Egba Rowland

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, May 2014
    Pages: 21-26
    Received: 19 May 2014
    Accepted: 20 June 2014
    Published: 30 June 2014
    Abstract: Introduction: Ovarian cancers are gynaecological malignancies described as the most lethal because they often present at the advanced stages. Metastasis to the liver parenchyma occurs in stage IVB disease. The diaphram is a tumour sanctuary site as most deposits are missed during cytoreductive surgeries and chemotherapy. Materials and method: This ... Show More
  • Clinical Significance of HOX11L2 and HOX11 Gene Expression in T-ALL Patients

    Said H. Abdu, Doaa Shahin, Mohamed R. El-Shanshory, Hoda A. Salem, Eman A. Amer, Mohamed M. El-Shebeiny

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, May 2014
    Pages: 27-32
    Received: 24 May 2014
    Accepted: 14 June 2014
    Published: 20 July 2014
    Abstract: Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the prognostic value of two structurally related homeobox genes TLX1/HOX11 and TLX3/HOX11L2 on the clinical outcome of T-ALL patients. Material and Methods: The study included 28 newly diagnosed T-ALL patients. HOX11L2 and HOX11 gene expression were detected by real time PCR. Patients received treat... Show More