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British Journal of Cancer

Volume 118, Issue 5 (March 2018)

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Molecular Diagnostics
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EQUATOR-Oncology: reducing the latitude of cancer trial design and reporting

Habeeb Majeed & Eitan Amir

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :617 - 618; February 22, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.427


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Reporting guidelines for oncology research: helping to maximise the impact of your research

Angela MacCarthy, Shona Kirtley, Jennifer A de Beyer, Douglas G Altman & Iveta Simera

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :619 - 628; February 22, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.407


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Clinical Studies

Tumour sidedness and intrinsic subtypes in patients with stage II/III colon cancer: analysis of NSABP C-07 (NRG Oncology)

S Rim Kim, Nan Song, Greg Yothers, Patrick G Gavin, Carmen J Allegra et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2017 118 :629 - 633; December 14, 2017; 10.1038/bjc.2017.448


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Indeterminate nodules in osteosarcoma: what's the follow-up?

K M Ghosh, L H Lee, T B Beckingsale, C H Gerrand & K S Rankin

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :634 - 638; January 30, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.453


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Geriatric assessment may help decision-making in elderly patients with inoperable, locally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer

Maite Antonio, Juana Saldaña, Jennifer Linares, José C Ruffinelli, Ramón Palmero et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :639 - 647; January 30, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.455


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Pazopanib maintenance after first-line etoposide and platinum chemotherapy in patients with extensive disease small-cell lung cancer: a multicentre, randomised, placebo-controlled Phase II study (KCSG-LU12-07)

Jong-Mu Sun, Ki Hyeong Lee, Bong-Seog Kim, Hoon-Gu Kim, Young Joo Min et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :648 - 653; January 30, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.465


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Anlotinib as a third-line therapy in patients with refractory advanced non-small-cell lung cancer: a multicentre, randomised phase II trial (ALTER0302)

Baohui Han, Kai Li, Yizhuo Zhao, Baolan Li, Ying Cheng et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :654 - 661; February 13, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.478


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KRAS mutations in cell-free DNA from preoperative and postoperative sera as a pancreatic cancer marker: a retrospective study

Yutaka Nakano, Minoru Kitago, Sachiko Matsuda, Yuki Nakamura, Yusuke Fujita et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :662 - 669; January 23, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.479


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Translational Therapeutics

WNT5A induces castration-resistant prostate cancer via CCL2 and tumour-infiltrating macrophages

Geun Taek Lee, Seok Joo Kwon, Jongmyung Kim, Young Suk Kwon, Nara Lee et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :670 - 678; January 30, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.451


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Strategies for clinical development of monoclonal antibodies beyond first-in-human trials: tested doses and rationale for dose selection

Marie Viala, Marie Vinches, Marie Alexandre, Caroline Mollevi, Anna Durigova et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :679 - 697; February 13, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.473


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Molecular Diagnostics

The hypoxia marker CAIX is prognostic in the UK phase III VorteX-Biobank cohort: an important resource for translational research in soft tissue sarcoma

Laura Forker, Piers Gaunt, Stefano Sioletic, Patrick Shenjere, Robert Potter et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2017 118 :698 - 704; December 12, 2017; 10.1038/bjc.2017.430


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The relationship between right-sided tumour location, tumour microenvironment, systemic inflammation, adjuvant therapy and survival in patients undergoing surgery for colon and rectal cancer

Meera Patel, Stephen T McSorley, James H Park, Campbell S D Roxburgh, Joann Edwards et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :705 - 712; January 16, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.441


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Human ex vivo prostate tissue model system identifies ING3 as an oncoprotein

Urszula L McClurg, Arash Nabbi, Charles Ricordel, Svitlana Korolchuk, Stuart McCracken et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :713 - 726; January 30, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.447


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Genetics & Genomics

Telomere length and genetics are independent colorectal tumour risk factors in an evaluation of biomarkers in normal bowel

Ceres Fernandez-Rozadilla, Christiana Kartsonaki, Connor Woolley, Michael McClellan, Deb Whittington et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :727 - 732; February 13, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.486


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Which patients are not included in the English Cancer Waiting Times monitoring dataset, 2009–2013? Implications for use of the data in research

C Di Girolamo, S Walters, C Gildea, S Benitez Majano, M P Coleman et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :733 - 737; January 18, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.452


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Loss in working years after a breast cancer diagnosis

Anna Plym, Hannah Bower, Irma Fredriksson, Lars Holmberg, Paul C Lambert et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :738 - 743; January 23, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.456


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Enrolling children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia on a clinical trial improves event-free survival: a population-based study

Caron Strahlendorf, Jason D Pole, Randy Barber, David Dix, Ketan Kulkarni et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :744 - 749; January 30, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.462


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External validation of risk prediction models for incident colorectal cancer using UK Biobank

J A Usher-Smith, A Harshfield, C L Saunders, S J Sharp, J Emery et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 :750 - 759; January 30, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.463


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Letters to the Editor

Comment on '30 years follow-up and increased risks of breast cancer and leukaemia after long-term low-dose-rate radiation exposure'

Mohan Doss

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 : e9; February 13, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.481


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Reply to 'Comment on '30 years follow-up and increased risks of breast cancer and leukaemia after long-term low-dose-rate radiation exposure''

Wan-Hua Hsieh, I-Feng Lin, Jung-Chun Ho & Peter Wushou Chang

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 : e10; February 13, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.490


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Comment on 'Prognostic biomarkers for oral tongue squamous cell carcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis'

Rama Jayaraj & Chellan Kumarasamy

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 : e11; February 15, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.482


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Reply to 'Comment on 'Prognostic biomarkers for oral tongue squamous cell carcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis"

Alhadi Almangush, Ilkka Heikkinen, Antti A Mäkitie, Ricardo D Coletta, Esa Läärä et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 118 : e12; February 15, 2018; 10.1038/bjc.2017.491


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