Genetic & Multigenetic Predisposition

Transaldolase in fibroblasts from UV sensitive repair deficient hereditary syndromes

Lachaise F , Sommé G , Drougard C , Perl A and Daya-Grosjean L

Somatic deletion in RET exon 11 in hereditary medullary thyroid carcinoma

Alemi M, Sällström J, Guo Z, Wilander E

Impaired DNA repair capacity in skin fibroblasts from various hereditary cancer-prone syndromes

PJ Abrahams, A Houweling, PDM Cornelissen-Steijger, F Darroudi, AT Natarajan, C Terleth, and AJ van der Eb

Microsatellite analysis and telomerase activity in squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck

W Fiedler , Zs Bereczki , B Schimmel , Dr S Koscielny , Dr R Dahse , F v. Eggeling , Dr T Liehr , Dr U Riese , Dr U Claussen , P

Correlation between APC gene mutations and fate of the rectum in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis

R Valanzano MD, F Ficari MD , C Curia PhD , R Palmirotta MD , A Cama MD , P Battista PhD , Mariani-Costantini MD , F Tonelli MD

Screening for germline RET protooncogene mutations in apparently sporadic cases with Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma (MTC) in Israel: Identification of a novel Cys611Arg substitution

H Peretz PhD , R Weinstein MD , S Usher MSc , M Lapidot MD

Deficient DNA repair capability - a predisposing factor and high risk predictive marker in cancer families

R Ankathil PhD , MK Nair MD FRCR

Pathomechanism of a novel RET-mutation in a MEN2A-patient

D Arlt, B Bauer, W Höppner PhD

Detection of LOH in APC after exposure to 2-amino-6-phenylimidazo[4,5-b]pyrinine(PhIP) in Min mice

Å Andreassen PhD, R Vikse PhD, I-L SteffensenPhD, JE Paulsen PhD, J Alexander MD PhD

Characterization of drug metabolizing enzymes polymorphisms in Spanish bone cancer pediatric patients

A Patiño-García PhD, E Sotillo-Piñeiro BSc, L Sierrasesúmaga-Ariznabarreta PhD MD

Familial aggregation of soft tissue sarcomas. A report of three cases from a Li-Fraumeni-like family

T Narita MD , S Yokoyma MD , K Matsuda MD

Multiple tumor case: Report and analysis of an autopsy case

T Tornóczky MD, K Szuhai MD

Hsp27, PS2 and sex steroid receptors in brain gliomas and meningiomas

M Assimakopoulou PhD, G Sotiropoulou-Bonikou MD, I Varakis MD

Characteristics of genetic abnormalities of oral cancers in Sri Lanka and Japan

I Chiba DDS PhD, Y Yamazaki DDS PhD, M Muthumala BDS MS FFDRCS, A Hirai DDS H Kashiwazaki DDS PhD, T Iizuka DDS PhD, T Kohgo DDS PhD and

Somatic 27 bp deletion in exon 10 of the RET protooncogene in sporadic medullary thyroid carcinoma

M Bockhorn MD, A Frilling MD, PhD, FACS, V Kalinin PhD, CE Broelsch MD, PhD, FACS

Do familial and sporadic papillary thyroid carcinoma have different clinical courses?

A Garrão MD , MJ Bugalho MD , E Limbert MD , M Henriques MD , J Rosa Santos MD , AL Catarino MD , LG Sobrinho MD

Familial papillary thyroid carcinoma: 6 cases in two families, with associated lymphocytic thyroiditis

C Magois MD , MH Saint Frison MD , G Aillet MD , A Moreau MD , A Gaulier MD

Genetic polymorphism of drug metabolizing enzymes and susceptibility to squamous-cell carcinoma of upper aerodigestive tract

Y Akiyama MD, M Yano MD, T Tsujinaka MD, S Morita MD, M Taniguchi MD, K Kaneko MD, Y Doki MD, M Inoue MD, H Shiozaki MD, M Monden MD

Inheritance of gastric cancer: Evidence for a major autosomal dominant locus

C Scapoli PhD, R Tenconi MD , R Giordano MD , R Marin MD , E Di Gianantonio MD , M Clementi MD

Novel germline mutations in the APC gene and their phenotypic spectrum in familial adenomatous polyposis kindreds

C Walon BS , A Kartheuser MD PhD , G Michils BS , M Smaers N Lannoy BS P Ngounou MD , G Mertens Ch Verellen-Dumoulin MD PhD

Direct screening for hereditary nonpolyposis colo-rectal cancer from paraffin embedded tissue

A Brieger, J Raedle MD , J Trojan MD , G Herrmann MD , S Zeuzem MD

Germline p16 (CDKN2A) tumour suppressor alterations in Israeli melanoma families

EA Yakobson , R Shafir , M Landau , S Usher , A Zlotogorski , M Safro and H Peretz .

Germ cell tumours in a brother and sister

C Akyüz , V Köseoglu , S Gögüs , S Balci , M Büyükpamukçu

Expression of melanoma associated p16INK4a mutant protein fails to cause growth arrest in melanoma cells

T M Becker, H Rizos, R F Kefford and G J Mann

Cancer protection in Xeroderma Pigmentosum Variant (XP-V)

S Somos MD PhD, B Farkas MD PhD, and I Schneider MD

Screening for menin gene mutations to predict multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1

I Berndt MD, J Abraham, W Höppner PhD