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Gastric Cancer OnlineFirst articles

15.04.2019 | Original Article

A polymorphism within the mismatch repair gene predicts prognosis and adjuvant chemotherapy benefit in gastric cancer

Gastric cancer (GC) is the fifth most common cancer and the third-leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide, with a particularly high prevalence in China [ 1 , 2 ]. GC is a complex disease with significant genetic heterogeneity among patients …

15.04.2019 | Original Article Open Access

The expression of the insulin receptor in gastric cancer correlates with the HER2 status and may have putative therapeutic implications

The hallmarks of cancer enclose six biological capabilities, i.e., sustained proliferative signaling, evasion of growth suppressors, resistance to cell death, replicative immortality, angiogenesis, and activation of invasion and metastasis. In …

15.04.2019 | Original Article Open Access

Hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the stomach: a unique subgroup with distinct clinicopathological and molecular features

Hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the stomach (HAS), a unique subtype of gastric cancer, is gaining increasing attention in recent years due to its aggressive behaviour, especially the potential for liver metastasis and poor prognosis [ 1 – 3 ]. HAS is …

08.04.2019 | Letter to the Editor

Always randomize as late as possible

08.04.2019 | Editorial

Where does signet-ring cell carcinoma come from and where does it go?

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Gastric Cancer, a joint official journal of the International Gastric Cancer Association and the Japanese Gastric Cancer Association, publishes significant studies related to stomach neoplasms. The journal welcomes original articles, case reports, short communications, and technical notes, which will be peer-reviewed by the editorial board. Letters to the Editor commenting on articles published in the journal or expressing views on topics concerning gastric cancer are also welcomed. Review articles are in principle solicited by the Editor. Meeting reports will include summaries of symposia or consensus achieved in the congresses of related associations.

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