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British Journal of Cancer
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British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :135 - 140; July 13, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0151-5


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BRCA1/2 testing: therapeutic implications for breast cancer management

Nadine M. Tung & Judy E. Garber

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :141 - 152; June 05, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0127-5


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Efficacy and safety of pembrolizumab in recurrent/metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: pooled analyses after long-term follow-up in KEYNOTE-012

Ranee Mehra, Tanguy Y. Seiwert, Shilpa Gupta, Jared Weiss, Iris Gluck et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :153 - 159; June 29, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0131-9


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The efficacy of VEGFR TKI therapy after progression on immune combination therapy in metastatic renal cell carcinoma

Pedro Coelho Barata, Alfonso Gomez De Liano, Prateek Mendiratta, Valerie Crolley, Bernadett Szabados et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :160 - 163; May 24, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0104-z


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Predictive potential of tumour-stroma ratio on benefit from adjuvant bevacizumab in high-risk stage II and stage III colon cancer

Stéphanie M. Zunder, Gabi W. van Pelt, Hans J. Gelderblom, Christoph Mancao, Hein Putter et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :164 - 169; May 14, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0083-0


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Early metabolic response in sequential FDG-PET/CT under cetuximab is a predictive marker for clinical response in first-line metastatic colorectal cancer patients: results of the phase II REMOTUX trial

Anne Katrin Berger, Stephan Lücke, Ulrich Abel, Georg Martin Haag, Carsten Grüllich et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :170 - 175; July 02, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0152-4


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Nut consumption and the risk of oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma in the Golestan Cohort Study

Maryam Hashemian, Gwen Murphy, Arash Etemadi, Hossein Poustchi, Maryam Sharafkhah et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :176 - 181; June 28, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0148-0


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Interaction of WBP2 with ERα increases doxorubicin resistance of breast cancer cells by modulating MDR1 transcription

Shuai Chen, Han Wang, Zhi Li, Jun You, Qiu-Wan Wu et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :182 - 192; June 25, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0119-5


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Clinical, histological and molecular predictors of metastatic melanoma responses to anti-PD-1 immunotherapy

Frantz Dupuis, Laurence Lamant, Emilie Gerard, Nouritza Torossian, Leonor Chaltiel et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :193 - 199; July 05, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0168-9


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Patients with early-stage oropharyngeal cancer can be identified with label-free serum proteomics

Anna Tuhkuri, Mayank Saraswat, Antti Mäkitie, Petri Mattila, Robert Silén et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :200 - 212; July 02, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0162-2


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High-serum MMP-8 levels are associated with decreased survival and systemic inflammation in colorectal cancer

Päivi Sirniö, Anne Tuomisto, Taina Tervahartiala, Timo Sorsa, Kai Klintrup et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :213 - 219; May 29, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0136-4


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Harnessing citizen science through mobile phone technology to screen for immunohistochemical biomarkers in bladder cancer

Peter Smittenaar, Alexandra K. Walker, Shaun McGill, Christiana Kartsonaki, Rupesh J. Robinson-Vyas et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :220 - 229; July 11, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0156-0


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Integrative analysis of oncogenic fusion genes and their functional impact in colorectal cancer

Yuri Choi, Chae Hwa Kwon, Seon Jin Lee, Joonghoon Park, Jong-Yeon Shin et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :230 - 240; June 29, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0153-3


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Evaluation of efficacy and safety of sorafenib in kidney cancer patients aged 75 years and older: a propensity score-matched analysis

Katsunori Tatsugami, Mototsugu Oya, Koki Kabu & Hideyuki Akaza

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :241 - 247; June 12, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0129-3


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Adiposity and risks of colorectal and small intestine cancer in Chinese adults: a prospective study of 0.5 million people

Yuanjie Pang, Christiana Kartsonaki, Yu Guo, Yiping Chen, Ling Yang et al.

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :248 - 250; June 06, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0124-8


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Determinants of willingness to receive healthy lifestyle advice in the context of cancer screening

Claire Stevens, Charlotte Vrinten, Samuel G. Smith, Jo Waller & Rebecca J. Beeken

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :251 - 257; July 11, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0160-4


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Comment on ‘Dairy, calcium, vitamin D, and ovarian cancer risk in African-American women’

Constance Hilliard

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :258 - 259; July 02, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0166-y


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Reply to ‘Comment on ‘Dairy, calcium, vitamin D and ovarian cancer risk in African–American women’’

Bo Qin, Lauren C. Peres, Joellen M. Schildkraut & Elisa V. Bandera

British Journal of Cancer 2018 119 :260 - 262; July 02, 2018; 10.1038/s41416-018-0163-1


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