Fehri E, Ennaifer E, Ardhaoui M, Ouerhani K, Laassili T, Bel Haj Rhouma R, et al
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..These results suggest that TLR9 may play a role in progression of cervical neoplasia in Tunisian patients and could represent a useful biomarker for malignant transformation of cervical squamous cells. ..
Fehri E, Ennaifer E, Bel Haj Rhouma R, Guizani Tabbane L, Guizani I, Boubaker S. The role of Toll-like receptor 9 in gynecologic cancer. Curr Res Transl Med. 2016;64:155-159 pubmed publisher
..It can however, also promote tumor progression and invasiveness of cervical tissue. Therefore, the dichotomous role of TLR9 needs to be carefully investigated in the setting of neoplastic disease. ..