Skip to main content


Page 7 of 332

  1. In Nigeria, breast cancer (BC), a disorder marked by the unchecked growth of breast cells, has been the commonest cancer among women in Nigeria. Breast self-examination (BSE) is one of the suggested methods fo...

    Authors: Rejoice Oritsemoyowa Uruntie, Chime Helen Oputa, Esegbue Peters and Agofure Otovwe
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:355

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Cancer 2024 24:376

  2. Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a worldwide health concern. Chronic inflammation is a risk factor for CRC, and interleukin-6 (IL-6) plays a pivotal role in this process. Arginine-specific mono-ADP-ribosyltransferas...

    Authors: Ting Lin, Shuxian Zhang, Yi Tang, Ming Xiao, Ming Li, Hanjuan Gong, Hailun Xie and Yalan Wang
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:354
  3. The Cluster of Differentiation 27 (CD27) is aberrantly expressed in multiple myeloma (MM) -derived. This expression facilitates the interaction between tumor and immune cells within TME via the CD27-CD70 pathw...

    Authors: Xinya Wang, Keyang Luo, Qiuting Xu, Liqun Chi, Yiwei Guo, Chuiming Jia and Lina Quan
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:352
  4. The individual woman’s risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer can now be estimated more precisely, and screening can be stratified accordingly. The risk assessment requires that women are willing to provid...

    Authors: Louise Hougaard Loft, Line Hjøllund Pedersen, Janne Bigaard and Stig Egil Bojesen
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:347
  5. The androgen/androgen receptor (AR)-signaling axis plays a central role in prostate cancer (PCa). Upon androgen-binding the AR dimerizes with another AR, and translocates into the nucleus where the AR-dimer ac...

    Authors: Juan Guzman, Katrin Weigelt, Angela Neumann, Philipp Tripal, Benjamin Schmid, Zoltán Winter, Ralph Palmisano, Zoran Culig, Marcus V. Cronauer, Paul Muschler, Bernd Wullich, Helge Taubert and Sven Wach
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:346
  6. Meningioma, the most prevalent intracranial tumor, possesses a significant propensity for malignant transformation. Circular RNAs (circ-RNAs), a class of non-coding RNAs, have emerged as crucial players in tum...

    Authors: Yongkai Huang, Zhihui Wu, Zewei Peng, Anmin Liu, Wen Yuan, Deqing Han and Junmin Peng
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:345
  7. To establish a nomogram to predict the probability of survival of patients with stage II/III gastric cancer (GC) who received incomplete peri-operative adjuvant chemotherapy (PAC).

    Authors: Dian Liu, Hu Quan, Min Ma, Huijun Zhou, Xiaolin Yang, Zhengchun Wu, Jia Luo, Hua Xiao and Yanping Xiao
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:344
  8. Regular Low-Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT) for lung cancer high-risk population has been proved to improve health outcomes and relieve disease burden efficiently for both individual and society. With geograph...

    Authors: Jay Pan, Jianjian Wang, Wenjuan Tao, Chaohui Wang, Xiaojun Lin, Xiuli Wang and Ruicen Li
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:342
  9. Adult head and neck rhabdomyosarcoma (HNRMS) is an exceptionally rare malignancy, and there is a paucity of data and research dedicated to understanding its characteristics and management in adult populations....

    Authors: Dan Zhao, Fang Zhou, Weixin Liu, Zhou Huang, Xiaolong Xu, Baomin Zheng, Changqing Liu, Chujie Bai, Jiayong Liu, Yan Sun, Weihu Wang and Shaowen Xiao
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:340
  10. Beta-(1,3)(1,6)-D-glucan is a complex polysaccharide, which is found in the cell wall of various fungi, yeasts, bacteria, algae, barley, and oats and has immunomodulatory, anticancer and antiviral effects. In the...

    Authors: Abdelhadi Boulifa, Martin J. Raftery, Alexander Sebastian Franzén, Clarissa Radecke, Sebastian Stintzing, Jens-Uwe Blohmer and Gabriele Pecher
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:339
  11. Patients at risk of skin cancers can develop varying types of cutaneous malignancies. However, some subjects may develop only one type of lesion. In this cross-sectional study, the spectrum of premalignant (PM...

    Authors: Reetta Nevakivi, Hanna Siiskonen, Salla Haimakainen and Ilkka T. Harvima
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:338
  12. The presence of heterogeneity is a significant attribute within the context of ovarian cancer. This study aimed to assess the predictive accuracy of models utilizing quantitative 18F-FDG PET/CT derived inter-tumo...

    Authors: Dianning He, Xin Zhang, Zhihui Chang, Zhaoyu Liu and Beibei Li
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:337
  13. After curative surgery for early-stage breast cancer, patients face a decision on whether to undergo surgery alone or to receive one or more adjuvant treatments, which may lower the risk of recurrence. Variati...

    Authors: Bettina Mølri Knudsen, Stine Rauff Søndergaard, Dawn Stacey and Karina Dahl Steffensen
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:336
  14. The development of drug resistance is a major cause of cancer therapy failures. To inhibit drug resistance, multiple drugs are often treated together as a combinatorial therapy. In particular, synergistic drug...

    Authors: Sijiao Wang, Juliano Oliveira-Silveira, Gang Fang and Jungseog Kang
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:335
  15. Ribosomal RNA processing protein 15 (RRP15) has been found to regulate the progression of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Nevertheless, the extent to which it contributes to the spread of HCC cells remains unc...

    Authors: Tongtong Pan, Jinhai Li, Ouyang Zhang, Yuqin Zhu, Hongfei Zhou, Mengchen Ma, Yanwen Yu, Jiaojian Lyu, Yongping Chen and Liang Xu
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:334
  16. Paucity and low evidence-level data on proton therapy (PT) represent one of the main issues for the establishment of solid indications in the PT setting. Aim of the present registry, the POWER registry, is to pro...

    Authors: Daniela Alterio, Maria Giulia Vincini, Stefania Volpe, Luca Bergamaschi, Mattia Zaffaroni, Sara Gandini, Giulia Peruzzotti, Federica Cattani, Cristina Garibaldi, Barbara Alicja Jereczek-Fossa and Roberto Orecchia
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:333
  17. Almost one third of cancer patients in the United States will develop brain metastases on an annual basis. Surgical resection is indicated in the setting of brain metastases for reasons, such as maximizing loc...

    Authors: David M. Routman, Ignacio Jusue-Torres, Paul D. Brown, Daniel M. Trifiletti, Sujay A. Vora, Desmond A. Brown, Ian F. Parney, Terry C. Burns and Elizabeth Yan
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:332
  18. Angiogenesis is crucial for tumor development, progression, and metastasizing. The most important regulator of angiogenesis is the vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) family, which is involved in multipl...

    Authors: Niina Mäenpää, Leena Tiainen, Mari Hämäläinen, Tiina Luukkaala, Minna Tanner, Outi Lahdenperä, Pia Vihinen, Peeter Karihtala, Pirkko-Liisa Kellokumpu-Lehtinen, Eeva Moilanen and Arja Jukkola
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:331
  19. TMEFF1 is a new protein involved in the physiological functions of the central nervous system, and we previously reported TMEFF1 can promote ovarian cancer. ST14 was determined to be involved in the processes ...

    Authors: Xin Nie, Lingling Gao, Mingjun Zheng, Shuang Wang, Caixia Wang, Xiao Li, Ouxuan Liu, Rui Gou, Juanjuan Liu and Bei Lin
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:330
  20. Population-based cancer quality registries are of great importance for the improvement of cancer care. However, little is known about the quality of recurrence data in cancer quality registries. The aim of thi...

    Authors: Sofia Palmér, Carl Blomqvist, Marit Holmqvist, Henrik Lindman, Mats Lambe and Johan Ahlgren
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:329
  21. The sialic acid binding Ig like lectin 15 (Siglec-15) was previously identified as tumor immune suppressor gene in some human cancers with elusive molecular mechanism to be elucidated. The continuous focus on ...

    Authors: Xingzhi Li, Ziji Liang, Jiexin Pan, Meng Zhang, Jinli Liu, Rong Hu and Caiyan Liao
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:328
  22. FLI1 is an oncogenic transcription factor that promotes diverse malignancies through mechanisms that are not fully understood. Herein, FLI1 is shown to regulate the expression of Ubiquitin Associated and SH3 D...

    Authors: Jie Wang, Chunlin Wang, Anling Hu, Kunlin Yu, Yi Kuang, Babu Gajendran, Eldad Zacksenhaus, Klarke Michael Sample, Xiao Xiao, Wuling Liu and Yaacov Ben-David
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:326
  23. T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL) is a genetically heterogeneous disease with poor prognosis and inferior outcome. Although multiple studies have been perform on genomics of T-ALL, data from Indian s...

    Authors: Minu Singh, Pankaj Sharma, Prateek Bhatia, Amita Trehan, Rozy Thakur and Sreejesh Sreedharanunni
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:325
  24. Radiotherapy (RT) is an essential treatment modality against cancer and becoming even more in demand due to the anticipated increase in cancer incidence. Due to the rapid development of RT technologies amid fi...

    Authors: Arefeh Saeedian, Fatemeh-sadat Tabatabaei, Amirali Azimi, Mohammad Babaei, Marzieh Lashkari, Ebrahim Esmati, Zeinab Abiar, Leila Moadabshoar, Saleh Sandoughdaran, Mitchell Kamrava, Arya Amini and Reza Ghalehtaki
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:324
  25. Increased mitochondrial activities contributing to cancer cell proliferation, invasion, and metastasis have been reported in different cancers; however, studies on the therapeutic targeting of mitochondria in ...

    Authors: Shashank Mathur, Pransu Srivastava, Anubhav Srivastava, Neeraj Kumar Rai, Sabiya Abbas, Ashok kumar, Meenakshi Tiwari and Lokendra Kumar Sharma
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:323
  26. Liquid biopsy can detect circulating cancer cells or tumor cell-derived DNA at various stages of cancer. The fluid from these biopsies contains extracellular vesicles (EVs), such as apoptotic bodies, microvesi...

    Authors: Mickensone Andre, Allen Caobi, Jana S. Miles, Arti Vashist, Marco A. Ruiz and Andrea D. Raymond
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:322
  27. Definitive concurrent chemoradiotherapy (dCCRT) is the gold standard for the treatment of locally advanced esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC). However, the potential benefits of consolidation chemothera...

    Authors: Chengcheng Fan, Xu Wang, Xiaoli Zheng, Yanan Sun, Ke Ye, Yue Jiang, Xiao Liu, Wencai Xu, Yang Liu, Yuanyuan Yang, Jinsong Liu, Qiong Jiang, Chunyu He, Xiaoyuan Wu, Xin Nie, Jingwei Zhang…
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:321
  28. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is highly connected to inflammation and oxidative stress. Both favour the development of cancer in CKD patients. Serum apolipoprotein A-IV (apoA-IV) concentrations are influenced b...

    Authors: Barbara Kollerits, Simon Gruber, Inga Steinbrenner, Johannes P. Schwaiger, Hansi Weissensteiner, Sebastian Schönherr, Lukas Forer, Fruzsina Kotsis, Ulla T. Schultheiss, Heike Meiselbach, Christoph Wanner, Kai-Uwe Eckardt and Florian Kronenberg
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:320

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Cancer 2024 24:348

  29. The histological grade is an important factor in the prognosis of invasive breast cancer and is vital to accurately identify the histological grade and reclassify of Grade2 status in breast cancer patients.

    Authors: Deyong Kang, Chuan Wang, Zhonghua Han, Liqin Zheng, Wenhui Guo, Fangmeng Fu, Lida Qiu, Xiahui Han, Jiajia He, Lianhuang Li and Jianxin Chen
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:318
  30. Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most aggressive form of brain cancer, and chemoresistance poses a significant challenge to the survival and prognosis of GBM. Although numerous regulatory mechanisms that c...

    Authors: Jiao Meng, Wei Qian, Zhenkun Yang, Lingli Gong, Daxing Xu, Hongbo Huang, Xinyi Jiang, Zhening Pu, Ying Yin and Jian Zou
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:317
  31. Breast cancer (BC) is the most common cancer affecting women globally. Genetic testing serves as a prevention and treatment strategy for managing BC. This study aims to systematically review economic evaluatio...

    Authors: Sook Pin Goh, Siew Chin Ong and Jue Ern Chan
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:316
  32. Rectal tumor segmentation on post neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (nCRT) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has great significance for tumor measurement, radiomics analysis, treatment planning, and operative strat...

    Authors: Shaojun Xia, Qingyang Li, Hai-Tao Zhu, Xiao-Yan Zhang, Yan-Jie Shi, Ding Yang, Jiaqi Wu, Zhen Guan, Qiaoyuan Lu, Xiao-Ting Li and Ying-Shi Sun
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:315
  33. Transversal approach for robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy via a bladder neck and prostate combined longitudinal incision (L-RALP) is a novel surgical method for patients with respectable prostate cancer.

    Authors: Zefan Shen, CenChao Yao, YuChen Bai, YiFan Wang and Qi Zhang
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:313
  34. There are differences in the pharmacoeconomics of Immune checkpoint blocking (ICB) therapies for the treatment of lung squamous cell carcinoma (LSCC). However, no corresponding review studies have fully discus...

    Authors: Minyu Cheng, Yanfei Shao, Li Li, Menglao Jiang and Zhouye Song
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:312
  35. For drugs reimbursed with limited evidence of patient benefits, confirmatory evidence of overall survival (OS) and quality of life (QoL) benefits is important. For QoL data to serve as valuable input to patien...

    Authors: Mikael Svensson, Gabriella Chauca Strand, Carl Bonander, Naimi Johansson and Niklas Jakobsson
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:311
  36. Invasive breast cancer (IBC) is a leading cause of cancer-related death among women in Israel, regardless of ethnicity. This study compared IBC epidemiological, clinical, and pathological characteristics in Be...

    Authors: Itamar Ben Shitrit, Ao Wang, Karny Ilan, Ravit Agassi, Sofyan Abu Freih and Julie Vaynshtein
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:310
  37. Cancer incidence and mortality vary across the globe, with nearly two-thirds of cancer-related deaths occurring in low- and middle-income countries. The rural-urban disparity in socio-demographic, behavioural,...

    Authors: Divya Khanna, Priyanka Sharma, Atul Budukh, Rajesh Vishwakarma, Anand N. Sharma, Sonali Bagal, Varsha Tripathi, Vijay Kumar Maurya, Pankaj Chaturvedi and Satyajit Pradhan
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:308
  38. Preoperative prediction of International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) stage in patients with epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) is crucial for determining appropriate treatment strategy. This st...

    Authors: Yinping Leng, Ao Kan, Xiwen Wang, Xiaofen Li, Xuan Xiao, Yu Wang, Lan Liu and Lianggeng Gong
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:307
  39. Patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who undergo transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) may have varied outcomes based on their liver function and tumor burden diversity. This study aims to assess the ...

    Authors: Jiawei Lin, Jie Li, Yifan Kong, Junhui Yang, Yunjie Zhang, Guoqing Zhu, Zhijie Yu and Jinglin Xia
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:306
  40. A consensus has not been reached on the value of prostate-specific antigen density (PSAD) as a predictor of biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer. This meta-analysis aimed to evaluate the association betwe...

    Authors: Feilun Cui, Yue Qiu, Wei Xu, Chen Zou and Yu Fan
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:305
  41. To analyze the efficacy of stereotactic ablative brachytherapy (SABT) and percutaneous microwave ablation (MWA) for the treatment of early-stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

    Authors: Chuanwang Wu, Binglong Cao, Guanghui He, Yuliang Li and Wujie Wang
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:304
  42. Soft tissue sarcomas (STSs) are a heterogeneous group of tumors. Wide surgical resection is standard, often combined with neoadjuvant chemotherapy, radiotherapy, or both. Studies have shown the predictive valu...

    Authors: Julian Fromm, Alexander Klein, Maya Kirilova, Lars Hartwin Lindner, Silke Nachbichler, Boris Michael Holzapfel, Sophia Samira Goller, Thomas Knösel and Hans Roland Dürr
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:303
  43. CT examination for lung cancer has been carried out for more than 20 years and great achievements have been made in the early detection of lung cancer. However, in the clinical work, a large number of advanced...

    Authors: Jiaming Zhou, Bijun Yu, Peng Guo and Shi Wang
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:299
  44. The surge in the utilization of CT scans for COVID-19 diagnosis and monitoring during the pandemic is undeniable. This increase has brought to the forefront concerns about the potential long-term health conseq...

    Authors: Golshan Mahmoudi, Heidar Toolee, Reza Maskani, Farzaneh Jokar, Milad Mokfi and Ali Hosseinzadeh
    Citation: BMC Cancer 2024 24:298

Featured videos

View featured videos from across the BMC-series journals