This section considers articles on all aspects of genome-scale analysis, functional genomics, genetic association studies, pharmacogenomics and epigenetics in relation to cancer biology, diagnosis and therapy.
The association between Toll-like receptor 2 single-nucleotide polymorphisms and hepatocellular carcinoma susceptibility
Toll-like receptors (TLR) are key innate immunity receptors participating in an immune response. Growing evidence suggests that mutations of TLR2/TLR9 gene are associated with the progress of cancers. The pres...
Citation: BMC Cancer 2012 12:57