Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Molecular Pathobiology of Gastric Carcinogenesis|
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| July 2021 -
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Gastric cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-associated death worldwide. The global cancer statistics report indicated an estimated 1,033,701 new gastric cancer cases and 782,685 deaths occurred in 2018. Several studies have reported frequent association of gastric adenocarcinoma with Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection. The World Health Organization has classified H. pylori as a class I carcinogen and the main risk factor for gastric cancer. Despite efforts to eradicate H. pylori,...
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