Mef Nilbert

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Major contribution from recurrent alterations and MSH6 mutations in the Danish Lynch syndrome population
    Mef Nilbert
    Clinical Research Centre and HNPCC Register, Copenhagen University, Hvidovre University Hospital, Kettegard Alle 30, Hvidovre, 2650, Denmark
    Fam Cancer 8:75-83. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Sarcomas associated with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: broad anatomical and morphological spectrum
    Mef Nilbert
    Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre Hospital, Copenhagen University, Kettegard Alle 30, 2650 Hvidovre, Denmark
    Fam Cancer 8:209-13. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Role for genetic anticipation in Lynch syndrome
    Mef Nilbert
    Copenhagen University, Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre, Denmark
    J Clin Oncol 27:360-4. 2009
  4. pmc Broad phenotypic spectrum in familial adenomatous polyposis; from early onset and severe phenotypes to late onset of attenuated polyposis with the first manifestation at age 72
    Mef Nilbert
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 9:101. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Improved prognostication in soft tissue sarcoma: independent information from vascular invasion, necrosis, growth pattern, and immunostaining using whole-tumor sections and tissue microarrays
    Jacob Engellau
    Department of Oncology, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Hum Pathol 36:994-1002. 2005
  6. pmc Predominance of CIN versus MSI in the development of rectal cancer at young age
    Eva Fernebro
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 2:25. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Challenges in the identification of MSH6-associated colorectal cancer: rectal location, less typical histology, and a subset with retained mismatch repair function
    Louise Klarskov
    Clinical Research Center, Department of Pathology, Hvidovre Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hvidovre, Sweden
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:1391-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite instability and expression of MLH1 and MSH2 in carcinomas of the small intestine
    Maria Planck
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer 97:1551-7. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Cancer risks and immunohistochemical profiles linked to the Danish MLH1 Lynch syndrome founder mutation
    Christina Therkildsen
    HNPCC register, Clinical Research Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Kettegard Alle 30, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Fam Cancer 11:579-85. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Indistinguishable genomic profiles and shared prognostic markers in undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma and leiomyosarcoma: different sides of a single coin?
    Ana Carneiro
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Lab Invest 89:668-75. 2009

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. doi request reprint Major contribution from recurrent alterations and MSH6 mutations in the Danish Lynch syndrome population
    Mef Nilbert
    Clinical Research Centre and HNPCC Register, Copenhagen University, Hvidovre University Hospital, Kettegard Alle 30, Hvidovre, 2650, Denmark
    Fam Cancer 8:75-83. 2009
    ..g. in families were diagnostic material is restricted to archival tissue...
  2. doi request reprint Sarcomas associated with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: broad anatomical and morphological spectrum
    Mef Nilbert
    Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre Hospital, Copenhagen University, Kettegard Alle 30, 2650 Hvidovre, Denmark
    Fam Cancer 8:209-13. 2009
    ..This suggests that sarcomas may be part of the HNPCC tumor spectrum and that colorectal cancer should be considered in the family history of sarcoma patients...
  3. doi request reprint Role for genetic anticipation in Lynch syndrome
    Mef Nilbert
    Copenhagen University, Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre, Denmark
    J Clin Oncol 27:360-4. 2009
    ..We assessed anticipation in Lynch syndrome (hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer [HNPCC]), in which DNA mismatch repair (MMR) defects cause early and accelerated tumor development with a broad tumor spectrum...
  4. pmc Broad phenotypic spectrum in familial adenomatous polyposis; from early onset and severe phenotypes to late onset of attenuated polyposis with the first manifestation at age 72
    Mef Nilbert
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 9:101. 2008
    ..Whereas the number of colonic polyps has been linked to the APC gene mutation, possible genotype-phenotype correlations largely remain to be defined for the extracolonic manifestations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Improved prognostication in soft tissue sarcoma: independent information from vascular invasion, necrosis, growth pattern, and immunostaining using whole-tumor sections and tissue microarrays
    Jacob Engellau
    Department of Oncology, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Hum Pathol 36:994-1002. 2005
    ....
  6. pmc Predominance of CIN versus MSI in the development of rectal cancer at young age
    Eva Fernebro
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 2:25. 2002
    ..However, MSI and CIN may play different roles in the development of colon cancer and rectal cancer, and we have specifically investigated their contribution to the development of rectal cancer at young age...
  7. doi request reprint Challenges in the identification of MSH6-associated colorectal cancer: rectal location, less typical histology, and a subset with retained mismatch repair function
    Louise Klarskov
    Clinical Research Center, Department of Pathology, Hvidovre Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hvidovre, Sweden
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:1391-9. 2011
    ..The remaining 8% showed a mismatch repair-stable phenotype, which suggests that analysis of additional tumors might be considered in families suspected of Lynch syndrome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite instability and expression of MLH1 and MSH2 in carcinomas of the small intestine
    Maria Planck
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer 97:1551-7. 2003
    ..However, a subset of several sporadic tumor types, including about 15% of colon cancers, also evolve through defective MMR...
  9. doi request reprint Cancer risks and immunohistochemical profiles linked to the Danish MLH1 Lynch syndrome founder mutation
    Christina Therkildsen
    HNPCC register, Clinical Research Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Kettegard Alle 30, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Fam Cancer 11:579-85. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the Danish MLH1 founder mutation that accounts for a significant proportion of Lynch syndrome and is associated with a lower risk for extracolonic cancers...
  10. doi request reprint Indistinguishable genomic profiles and shared prognostic markers in undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma and leiomyosarcoma: different sides of a single coin?
    Ana Carneiro
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Lab Invest 89:668-75. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Higher occurrence of childhood cancer in families with germline mutations in BRCA2, MMR and CDKN2A genes
    Susanne Magnusson
    Department of Oncology, Institution of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund University Hospital, Lund, 22185, Sweden
    Fam Cancer 7:331-7. 2008
    ..4; 95% CI 3.5-44.1), MMR genes (OR 29.0; 95% CI 9.1-92.6), and CDKN2A (OR 30.2; 95% CI 7.0-131.1). This study suggests that the risk for childhood tumors is increased in families with germline mutations in the BRCA2, MMR and CDKN2A genes...
  12. pmc Diagnostic and prognostic gene expression signatures in 177 soft tissue sarcomas: hypoxia-induced transcription profile signifies metastatic potential
    Princy Francis
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Genomics 8:73. 2007
    ..We assessed the diagnostic and prognostic value of array-based gene expression profiles using 27 k cDNA microarrays in 177, mainly high-grade, STS of 13 histopathological subtypes...
  13. doi request reprint Limited impact on self-concept in individuals with Lynch syndrome; results from a national cohort study
    Helle Vendel Petersen
    Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Fam Cancer 10:633-9. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Ezrin expression predicts local recurrence and development of metastases in soft tissue sarcomas
    Ana Carneiro
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences Lund, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Pathol 64:689-94. 2011
    ..Ezrin is a cytoskeletal protein involved in tumour growth and invasion. Ezrin expression has been suggested to play a role in metastasis in paediatric osteosarcoma and rhabdomyosarcoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gene expression profiles relate to SS18/SSX fusion type in synovial sarcoma
    Josefin Fernebro
    Department of Oncology, Lund University, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 118:1165-72. 2006
    ..In conclusion, our findings demonstrate differentially expressed genes for the 2 major gene fusion variants in SS, SS18/SSX1 and SS18/SSX2, and thereby suggest that these result in different downstream effects...
  16. doi request reprint An effect from anticipation also in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer families without identified mutations
    Susanne Timshel
    HNPCC register, Department of Gastroenterology, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen University, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol 33:231-4. 2009
    ..This observation suggests that anticipation may apply also to families without identified mutations and serves as a reminder to initiate surveillance programmes at young age also in HNPCC families with undefined genetic causes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Genetic profiles distinguish different types of hereditary ovarian cancer
    Katarina Domanska
    Institute of Clinical Sciences, Department of Oncology, Lund University, 22185 Lund, Sweden
    Oncol Rep 24:885-95. 2010
    ..The results indicate that HBOC and HNPCC associated ovarian cancer develop along distinct genetic pathways and genetic profiles can thus be applied to distinguish between different types of hereditary ovarian cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Expression profiling using tissue microarray in 211 malignant fibrous histiocytomas confirms the prognostic value of Ki-67
    Jacob Engellau
    Department of Oncology, Jubileum Institution, Lund University, 22185 Lund, Sweden
    Virchows Arch 445:224-30. 2004
    ..Hence, we suggest that proliferation, as measured by Ki-67 index, should be considered as a prognostic marker in clinical management of pleomorphic soft tissue sarcomas...
  19. ncbi request reprint The contribution of the hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer syndrome to the development of ovarian cancer
    Susanne Malander
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Gynecol Oncol 101:238-43. 2006
    ....
  20. doi request reprint A prognostic model for soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities and trunk wall based on size, vascular invasion, necrosis, and growth pattern
    Ana Carneiro
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer 117:1279-87. 2011
    ..Prognostic systems used in clinical practice identify high-risk patients based on various factors, including age, tumor size and depth, histological type, necrosis, and grade...
  21. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical patterns in rectal cancer: application of tissue microarray with prognostic correlations
    Eva Fernebro
    Department of Oncology, Jubileum Institute, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 111:921-8. 2004
    ..However, altered expression of beta-catenin and E-cadherin correlated with metastatic disease, and these markers may have prognostic importance in rectal cancer...
  22. doi request reprint Gain of chromosomal region 20q and loss of 18 discriminates between Lynch syndrome and familial colorectal cancer
    Christina Therkildsen
    The Danish HNPCC Register, Clinical Research Centre and Department of Gastroenterology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 49:1226-35. 2013
    ..Gain of material on chromosome 20q and loss on chromosome 18 significantly discriminated colorectal cancers associated with FCCTX from Lynch syndrome, which likely signifies different preferred tumourigenic pathways...
  23. doi request reprint Prognostic value of proliferation in pleomorphic soft tissue sarcomas: a new look at an old measure
    Jojanneke M Seinen
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Hum Pathol 43:2247-54. 2012
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Detection and precise mapping of germline rearrangements in BRCA1, BRCA2, MSH2, and MLH1 using zoom-in array comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH)
    Johan Staaf
    Division of Oncology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Hum Mutat 29:555-64. 2008
    ..g., focusing on breast cancer susceptibility genes, with increased capacity using multiformat design, and represents a valuable new tool and complement for genetic screening in clinical diagnostics...
  25. doi request reprint Genetic profiles of gastroesophageal cancer: combined analysis using expression array and tiling array--comparative genomic hybridization
    Anna Isinger-Ekstrand
    Department of Oncology, Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Barngatan 2B, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 200:120-6. 2010
    ..These data suggest that molecular diagnostics and targeted therapies can be applied to adenocarcinomas of the distal esophagus and gastroesophageal junction alike...
  26. pmc Knowledge about hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer; mutation carriers and physicians at equal levels
    Katarina Domanska
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 10:30. 2009
    ..We investigated knowledge about key features of HNPCC in at risk individuals and physicians in surgery, gynecology and oncology...
  27. ncbi request reprint Standardizing evaluation of sarcoma proliferation- higher Ki-67 expression in the tumor periphery than the center
    Josefin Fernebro
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    APMIS 115:707-12. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that the determination of proliferation in soft tissue sarcomas should be standardized for clinical application of Ki-67 as a prognostic marker...
  28. ncbi request reprint The added value of PMS2 immunostaining in the diagnosis of hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
    Britta Halvarsson
    Department of Pathology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Fam Cancer 5:353-8. 2006
    ..In summary, isolated loss of PMS2 was found in 8% of the MSI-high tumors in our series, including 8/12 previously unexplained MSI-high tumors, in which mutations either in MLH1 or in PMS2 were identified in five cases...
  29. ncbi request reprint Intratumor versus intertumor heterogeneity in gene expression profiles of soft-tissue sarcomas
    Princy Francis
    Department of Oncology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 43:302-8. 2005
    ..We concluded that intratumor variability exists but that accurate gene expression profiling also could be obtained using single samples from a large STS...
  30. doi request reprint Interobserver variability in the evaluation of mismatch repair protein immunostaining
    Louise Klarskov
    Department of Pathology, Hvidovre Hospital, Copenhagen University, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Hum Pathol 41:1387-96. 2010
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint High frequency of microsatellite instability and loss of mismatch-repair protein expression in patients with double primary tumors of the endometrium and colorectum
    Maria Planck
    Department of Oncology, The Jubileum Institution, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer 94:2502-10. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the proportion of double primary tumors of the endometrium and colorectum that displays tumor characteristics suggestive of MMR deficiency...
  32. pmc Genetic profiling differentiates second primary tumors from metastases in adult metachronous soft tissue sarcoma
    Josefin Fernebro
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Sarcoma 2008:431019. 2008
    ....
  33. pmc Distinct gene expression signatures in lynch syndrome and familial colorectal cancer type x
    Mev Dominguez-Valentin
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e71755. 2013
    ..The hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer subset is divided into Lynch syndrome and familial colorectal cancer type X (FCCTX) based on presence of mismatch repair (MMR) gene defects...
  34. pmc Dermatan sulfate is involved in the tumorigenic properties of esophagus squamous cell carcinoma
    Martin A Thelin
    Department of Experimental Medical Science, Biomedical Center D12, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer Res 72:1943-52. 2012
    ..Our findings show that IdoA in DS influences tumorigenesis by affecting cancer cell behavior. Therefore, downregulation of IdoA by DS-epi1 inhibitors may represent a new anticancer therapy...
  35. doi request reprint Hereditary colorectal cancer diagnostics: morphological features of familial colorectal cancer type X versus Lynch syndrome
    Louise Klarskov
    Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hvidovre, Denmark
    J Clin Pathol 65:352-6. 2012
    ..The characteristic morphological features linked to Lynch syndrome can aid in the identification of this subset, whereas the possibility to use morphological features as an indicator of FCCTX is uncertain...
  36. doi request reprint Ovarian cancer linked to Lynch syndrome typically presents as early-onset, non-serous epithelial tumors
    Zohreh Ketabi
    HNPCC register, Department of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen University, Kettegård Allé, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Gynecol Oncol 121:462-5. 2011
    ..Heredity is a major cause of ovarian cancer and during recent years the contribution from germline mismatch repair (MMR) gene mutations linked to Lynch syndrome has gradually been recognized...
  37. doi request reprint A parametric model for analyzing anticipation in genetically predisposed families
    Klaus Larsen
    Hvidovre Hospital, Denmark
    Stat Appl Genet Mol Biol 8:Article26. 2009
    ..The suggested model corrects for incomplete observations and considers families rather than affected pairs and thereby allows for studies of large sample sets, facilitates subgroup analyses and provides generation effect estimates...
  38. pmc Prognostic impact of array-based genomic profiles in esophageal squamous cell cancer
    Ana Carneiro
    Department of Oncology, Lund University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 8:98. 2008
    ..We applied array-based comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH) to obtain a whole genome copy number profile relevant for identifying deranged pathways and clinically applicable markers...
  39. pmc Captured voices in cancer: experiences from networking between individuals with experiential and professional knowledge
    Christina Carlsson
    Institute of Clinical Sciences, Department of Oncology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:23. 2007
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Frequent alterations of the PI3K/AKT/mTOR pathways in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
    Anna Isinger Ekstrand
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Fam Cancer 9:125-9. 2010
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Validation of a self-concept scale for Lynch syndrome in different nationalities
    Helle Vendel Petersen
    Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen University, Hvidovre, Denmark
    J Genet Couns 20:308-13. 2011
    ..Validation of the Lynch syndrome self-concept scale supports its basic structure, identifies dependence between the statements in the subscales and demonstrates its applicability in different Western populations...
  42. doi request reprint Deranged Wnt signaling is frequent in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
    Anna Isinger-Ekstrand
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Fam Cancer 10:239-43. 2011
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Discrepancies between estimated and perceived risk of cancer among individuals with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
    Katarina Domanska
    Department of Oncology, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Genet Test 11:183-6. 2007
    ..We conclude that despite educational efforts and an increasing amount of data on the cancer risk in HNPCC, a minority of the mutation carriers report a perceived risk at the same level as that communicated during oncogenetic counseling...
  44. pmc Phenotypic heterogeneity in hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer: identical germline mutations associated with variable tumour morphology and immunohistochemical expression
    Britta Halvarsson
    Department of Pathology, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Pathol 60:781-6. 2007
    ..Colorectal cancer in HNPCC is characterised by poor tumour differentiation, an expanding growth pattern, and a pronounced lymphocytic reaction with tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes. Aims and..
  45. ncbi request reprint Reduction in alkaline sphingomyelinase in colorectal tumorigenesis is not related to the APC gene mutation
    Erik Hertervig
    Department of Medicine, Lund University Hospital, 22185, Lund, Sweden
    Int J Colorectal Dis 18:309-13. 2003
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Changing clinical presentation of angiosarcomas after breast cancer: from late tumors in edematous arms to earlier tumors on the thoracic wall
    Emelie Styring
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:883-7. 2010
    ..We conclude that the clinical presentation of angiosarcomas has changed, parallel with altered treatment principles for breast cancer...
  47. ncbi request reprint Benefits from membership in cancer patient associations: relations to gender and involvement
    Christina Carlsson
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, SE 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 45:559-63. 2006
    ..In conclusion, members in patient associations for cancer report benefit particularly for their psychological well-being and actively involved members and men affected by prostate cancer perceive the greatest benefit from membership...
  48. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic aberrations and heterogeneity of mutations in repeat-containing genes in a colon carcinoma from a patient with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
    Maria Planck
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 134:46-54. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the observed intratumoral heterogeneity of mutations in coding repeats implies these changes occur late in tumorigenesis and, thus, probably play a role in tumor progression rather than initiation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Time dependence of prognostic factors for patients with soft tissue sarcoma: a Scandinavian Sarcoma Group Study of 338 malignant fibrous histiocytomas
    Jacob Engellau
    Department of Oncology, The Jubileum Institute, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer 100:2233-9. 2004
    ..Prognostic factors for metastasis in soft tissue sarcoma govern decisions regarding adjuvant treatment. However, the significance of initial tumor-related prognostic factors over time is largely unknown...
  50. ncbi request reprint Distinct sets of gene alterations in endometrial carcinoma implicate alternate modes of tumorigenesis
    Anjila Koul
    Department of Oncology, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer 94:2369-79. 2002
    ..Although microsatellite inability is reported in approximately 25% of endometrial carcinomas, its relation with the 2 pathogenetic types is not investigated...
  51. ncbi request reprint Patients' involvement in improving cancer care: experiences in three years of collaboration between members of patient associations and health care professionals
    Christina Carlsson
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 61:65-71. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to explore how members of patient associations (PACPs) and health care professionals (HCPs) experience collaboration in a network initiated by the health care system and aimed at improving cancer care...
  52. pmc Family perspectives in lynch syndrome becoming a family at risk, patterns of communication and influence on relations
    Katarina Bartuma
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 10:6. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  53. pmc CHEK2 1100delC in patients with metachronous cancers of the breast and the colorectum
    Anna Isinger
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 6:64. 2006
    ....
  54. pmc Supporter or obstructer; experiences from contact person activities among Swedish women with breast cancer
    Christina Carlsson
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences Lund, Lund University, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:9. 2005
    ..We applied the voluntary action perspective in this interview study with members of Swedish PABCPs in order to explore how women with breast cancer experienced their contact with a CP from a PABCP...
  55. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the tissue microarray technique for immunohistochemical analysis in rectal cancer
    Eva Fernebro
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:702-5. 2002
    ..This technique uses 0.6-mm tissue core biopsy specimens, 500 to 1000 of which are brought into a new paraffin array block, which can be sectioned up to 100 times...
  56. pmc Delays in the management of retroperitoneal sarcomas
    Jojanneke Seinen
    Departments of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, 22185 Lund, Sweden
    Sarcoma 2010:702573. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that delays can be minimized by direct referral of patients from primary health care to sarcoma centers and indicate that development of coordinated diagnostic packages could shorten delays at the sarcoma centre...