Lipid Peroxidation and Transforming Growth Factor-beta 1 Levels in Gastric Cancer at Pathologic Stages

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Tuzun S., Yucel A. F. , Pergel A., Kemik A. S. , Kemik Ö.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.29, no.3, pp.273-276, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2012.026
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.273-276


Objective: High levels of TGF-beta 1 and enhanced TGF-beta 1 receptor signaling are related to the pathology of gastric cancer. This effect is caused by oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation products. The aim of this study was to investigate the levels of TGF-beta 1 and lipid peroxidation products in gastric cancer patients and their correlation with pathologic stage.