P Vasovcak

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  1. pmc Molecular genetic analysis of 103 sporadic colorectal tumours in Czech patients
    Peter Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic
    PLoS ONE 6:e24114. 2011
  2. pmc Unique mutational profile associated with a loss of TDG expression in the rectal cancer of a patient with a constitutional PMS2 deficiency
    P Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Motol, V Uvalu 84, 15006 Prague 5, Czech Republic
    DNA Repair (Amst) 11:616-23. 2012
  3. pmc Multiple primary malignancies and subtle mucocutaneous lesions associated with a novel PTEN gene mutation in a patient with Cowden syndrome: case report
    Peter Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic
    BMC Med Genet 12:38. 2011
  4. pmc Mutations in STK11 gene in Czech Peutz-Jeghers patients
    Peter Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Medical School, University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic
    BMC Med Genet 10:69. 2009

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Publications4

  1. pmc Molecular genetic analysis of 103 sporadic colorectal tumours in Czech patients
    Peter Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic
    PLoS ONE 6:e24114. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest the influence of specific ethnic genetic factors and/or lifestyle and dietary habits typical for the Czech population on the development of these cancers...
  2. pmc Unique mutational profile associated with a loss of TDG expression in the rectal cancer of a patient with a constitutional PMS2 deficiency
    P Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Motol, V Uvalu 84, 15006 Prague 5, Czech Republic
    DNA Repair (Amst) 11:616-23. 2012
    ..This case provides the first in vivo evidence of the key role of TDG in protecting the human genome against the deleterious effects of 5-methylcytosine deamination...
  3. pmc Multiple primary malignancies and subtle mucocutaneous lesions associated with a novel PTEN gene mutation in a patient with Cowden syndrome: case report
    Peter Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic
    BMC Med Genet 12:38. 2011
    ..Cowden syndrome (CS) is a cancer predisposition syndrome associated with increased risk of breast, thyroid, and endometrial cancers, and is characterized by development of benign mucocutaneous lesions...
  4. pmc Mutations in STK11 gene in Czech Peutz-Jeghers patients
    Peter Vasovcak
    Department of Biology and Medical Genetics, Charles University 2nd Medical School, University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic
    BMC Med Genet 10:69. 2009
    ..Individuals with PJS are at increased risk for development of various neoplasms. The aim of the present study was to characterize the genotype and phenotype of Czech patients with PJS...