Journal Articles

Open Access

Molecular genetics complexity impeding research progress in breast and ovarian cancers (Review)

Ishita Gupta, Ikram Burney, Mansour S. Al‑Moundhri, Yahya Tamimi

Pages: 3-14 Published online on: 29 May 2017
Open Access

Protein and mRNA expression of folic acid‑associated enzymes as biomarkers for the cytotoxicity of the thymidylate synthase‑targeted drugs, pemetrexed and S‑1, in non‑small cell lung cancer

Madoka Kimura, Fumio Imamura, Takako Inoue, Kazumi Nishino, Junji Uchida, Toru Kumagai, Jiro Okami, Masahiko Higasiyama, Shingo Kamoshida

Pages: 15-23 Published online on: 16 May 2017
Open Access

Clinical features of lenvatinib treatment in elderly patients with advanced thyroid cancer

Koichi Suyama, Saori Fujiwara, Takashi Takeshita, Aiko Sueta, Touko Inao, Mutsuko Yamamoto-Ibusuki, Yutaka Yamamoto, Hirotaka Iwase

Pages: 24-26 Published online on: 17 May 2017
Open Access

Pilot study of sirolimus in patients with PIK3CA mutant/amplified refractory solid cancer

Ki Sun Jung, Jeeyun Lee, Se Hoon Park, Joon Oh Park, Young Suk Park, Ho Yeong Lim, Won Ki Kang, Seung Tae Kim

Pages: 27-31 Published online on: 29 May 2017
Open Access

Development of video-assisted breast cancer surgery: Initial experience with a novel method for creating working space without prior liposuction

Qian-Fu Wu, Ying-Hua Yu, Xiao Zhu, Ying Cui, Qin-Guo Mo, Chang-Yuan Wei, Xue-Juan Lin, Xue-Ying Liu, Wei-Kang Xie, Shui Gan, Wei Lei

Pages: 32-38 Published online on: 31 May 2017
Open Access

Primary malignant melanoma of the lung: A case report

Yoko Yamamoto, Ken Kodama, Tomohiro Maniwa, Masashi Takeda, Yuuka Tanaka, Kentaro Ozawa, Taiki Isei

Pages: 39-41 Published online on: 10 May 2017

Factors favouring long‑term survival following recurrence in ovarian cancer

Hiroaki Soyama, Masashi Takano, Morikazu Miyamoto, Tomoyuki Yoshikawa, Tadashi Aoyama, Tomoko Goto, Junko Hirata, Ayako Suzuki, Hidenori Sasa, Kenichi Furuya

Pages: 42-46 Published online on: 17 May 2017

Use of the bioactive resorbable plate system for zygoma and zygomatic arch replacement and fixation with modified Crockett's method for maxillectomy: A technical note

Shintaro Sukegawa, Takahiro Kanno, Akane Shibata, Kenichi Matsumoto, Yuka Sukegawa‑Takahashi, Kyousuke Sakaida, Yoshihiko Furuki

Pages: 47-50 Published online on: 23 May 2017

Combination of irinotecan and platinum for platinum-resistant or refractory recurrent ovarian cancers: A preliminary case series

Takashi Shibutani, Masashi Takano, Morikazu Miyamoto, Tomoyuki Yoshikawa, Tadashi Aoyama, Hiroaki Soyama, Junko Hirata, Ayako Suzuki, Hidenori Sasa, Kenichi Furuya

Pages: 51-55 Published online on: 12 May 2017

Follow-up study of liver metastasis from breast cancer treated by proton beam therapy

Nobuyoshi Fukumitsu, Toshiyuki Okumura, Haruko Numajiri, Daichi Takizawa, Kayoko Ohnishi, Masashi Mizumoto, Teruhito Aihara, Hitoshi Ishikawa, Koji Tsuboi, Hideyuki Sakurai

Pages: 56-60 Published online on: 01 June 2017

Effect of treatment support on preventing local recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma directly adjacent to the diaphragm

Toru Ishikawa, Michitaka Imai, Masayoshi Ko, Hiroki Sato, Yujiro Nozawa, Tomoe Sano, Akito Iwanaga, Keiichi Seki, Terasu Honma, Toshiaki Yoshida

Pages: 61-66 Published online on: 11 May 2017

68Ga-PSMA PET/CT for the detection of bone metastasis in recurrent prostate cancer and a PSA level <2 ng/ml: Two case reports and a literature review

Lars J. Petersen, Julie B. Nielsen, Katja Dettmann, Rune V. Fisker, Uwe Haberkorn, Louise Stenholt, Helle D. Zacho

Pages: 67-72 Published online on: 31 May 2017

Epidermal cyst of temporal bone as a delayed complication of myringoplasty

Michele Cavaliere, Elena Cantone, Stefania Sicignano, Antonella Miriam Di Lullo, Maurizio Iengo

Pages: 73-75 Published online on: 18 May 2017

Association between oral contraceptive use as a risk factor and triple-negative breast cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Li Li, Yahua Zhong, Hongyan Zhang, Haijun Yu, Yong Huang, Zheng Li, Gaili Chen, Xinying Hua

Pages: 76-80 Published online on: 12 May 2017

Clinical, endoscopic and pathological characteristics of colorectal polyps in elderly patients: Single-center experience

Lei Zhou, Heng Zhang, Shengbin Sun, Manling Huang, Jing Liu, Dan Xu, Min Song, Chenming Sun, Hui Li, Dan Zheng, Yan Fan, Yusheng Liao, Ping Wang, Jie Wu

Pages: 81-87 Published online on: 01 June 2017

Value of diffusion‑weighted imaging for evaluating chemotherapy response in osteosarcoma: A meta‑analysis

Tadahiko Kubo, Taisuke Furuta, Muhammad P. Johan, Mitsuo Ochi, Nobuo Adachi

Pages: 88-92 Published online on: 29 May 2017

Complete response to second-line chemotherapy with sunitinib of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor: A case report

Tsuyoshi Shirakawa, Tomoya Hirata, Kosuke Maemura, Toshiyuki Goto, Yoshiya Shimao, Kosuke Marutsuka, Yuji Ueda, Ikuo Kikuchi

Pages: 93-97 Published online on: 23 May 2017

Current condition of genetic medicine for hereditary breast cancer

Hiroko Terui‑Kohbata, Masayuki Yoshida

Pages: 98-102 Published online on: 12 May 2017

Diffuse fluorodeoxyglucose‑positron uptake in the bone marrow of a patient with granulocyte colony‑stimulating factor‑producing pleomorphic carcinoma of the lung: A case report

Takashi Makino, Yoshinobu Hata, Hajime Otsuka, Satoshi Koezuka, Nao Kikuchi, Kazutoshi Isobe, Naobumi Tochigi, Kazutoshi Shibuya, Sakae Homma, Akira Iyoda

Pages: 103-106 Published online on: 29 May 2017

Outcomes of aggressive treatment in esophageal cancer patients with synchronous solitary brain metastasis

Cem Onal, Berna Akkus Yildirim, Ozan Cem Guler

Pages: 107-112 Published online on: 16 May 2017

Heterogeneity in the colorectal primary tumor and the synchronous resected liver metastases prior to and after treatment with an anti-EGFR monoclonal antibody

Daniela Adua, Francesca Di Fabio, Giorgio Ercolani, Michelangelo Fiorentino, Elisa Gruppioni, Annalisa Altimari, Fabiola Lorena Rojas Limpe, Nicola Normanno, Antonio Daniele Pinna, Carmine Pinto

Pages: 113-120 Published online on: 23 May 2017

Modified glasgow prognostic score in patients with small-cell lung cancer

Koichi Kurishima, Hiroko Watanabe, Hiroichi Ishikawa, Hiroaki Satoh, Nobuyuki Hizawa

Pages: 121-124 Published online on: 12 May 2017

Comparing the cost-effectiveness of FOLFIRINOX, nab-paclitaxel plus gemcitabine, gemcitabine and S-1 for the treatment of metastatic pancreatic cancer

Machiko Kurimoto, Michio Kimura, Eiseki Usami, Mina Iwai, Tatsuya Hirose, Shiori Kawachi, Tomoaki Yoshimura

Pages: 125-130 Published online on: 30 May 2017

A retrospective study of docetaxel and bevacizumab as a second‑ or later-line chemotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer

Koichi Kurishima, Hiroko Watanabe, Hiroichi Ishikawa, Hiroaki Satoh, Nobuyuki Hizawa

Pages: 131-134 Published online on: 01 June 2017

Asbestos-related lung cancers: A retrospective clinical and pathological study

Marie Uguen, Jean‑Dominique Dewitte, Pascale Marcorelles, Brice Loddé, Richard Pougnet, Philippe Saliou, Marc De Braekeleer, Arnaud Uguen

Pages: 135-139 Published online on: 30 May 2017

Concurrent chemoradiotherapy with S‑1 in patients with stage III‑IV oral squamous cell carcinoma: A retrospective analysis of nodal classification based on the neck node level

Ryuji Murakami, Akiko Semba, Kenta Kawahara, Keiya Matsuyama, Akimitsu Hiraki, Masashi Nagata, Ryo Toya, Yasuyuki Yamashita, Natsuo Oya, Hideki Nakayama

Pages: 140-144 Published online on: 29 May 2017

Bilateral primary adrenal diffuse large B cell lymphoma without adrenal insufficiency: A case report and review of the literature

Peijie Chen, Lu Jin, Yu Yang, Liangchao Ni, Shangqi Yang, Yongqing Lai

Pages: 145-147 Published online on: 17 May 2017

Treatment of high‑grade osteoblastic osteosarcoma of the humerus in a 5‑year‑old boy with cystic fibrosis: A case report

Kenichi V. Okuda, Jutta Hammermann, Björn S. Lange, Jana C. Fischer, Falk Thielemann, Ralf Knöfler, Meinolf Suttorp

Pages: 148-150 Published online on: 29 May 2017

Efficacy and toxicity of docetaxel combination chemotherapy for advanced squamous cell cancer of the head and neck

Andreas E. Albers, Regina Grabow, Xu Qian, Masen D. Jumah, Veit M. Hofmann, Alexander Krannich, Gabriele Pecher

Pages: 151-157 Published online on: 01 June 2017
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July 2017
Volume 7 Issue 1

Print ISSN: 2049-9450
Online ISSN: 2049-9469

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