We investigated levels of p53 protein expression in Japanese patients with oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma. A significantly larger proportion of heavy alcohol drinkers and cigarette smokers was evident in the p53-positive group. The combination of drinking and smoking was associated with a high frequency of p53 protein accumulation. (C) 2000 Cancer Research Campaign.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||British journal of cancer|
|Publication status||Published - 2000|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Cancer Research