Affiliation: The University of Tokushima
- Bilateral male breast cancer with male potential hypogonadismYukiko Hirose
Department of Oncological and Regenerative Surgery, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima, 3 18 15, Kuramoto Cho, Tokushima 770 8509, Japan
World J Surg Oncol 5:60. 2007..Risk factors are said to be genetic factors and hormonal abnormalities due to obesity or testicular diseases...
- Aberrant methylation of tumour-related genes in thymic epithelial tumoursYukiko Hirose
Department of Oncological and Regenerative Surgery, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Japan
Lung Cancer 64:155-9. 2009..Thymoma is an uncommon neoplasm derived from epithelial cells of the thymus. Few studies have addressed the genetic alterations that occur in the tumourigenesis of thymoma...
- The reduced expression and aberrant methylation of p16(INK4a) in chromate workers with lung cancerKazuya Kondo
Department of Oncological and Regenerative Surgery, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, 3 Chome, Kuramoto Cho, Tokushima City 770 8503, Japan
Lung Cancer 53:295-302. 2006..Our previous studies revealed a variety of genetic changes in lung cancers from chromate-exposed workers (chromate lung cancer). However, the epigenetic effects of chromium are not understood...