Detection of epidermal growth factor receptor mutations in formalin fixed paraffin embedded biopsies in Malaysian non-small cell lung cancer patients

Background: Somatic mutations of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) are reportedly associated with various responses in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients receiving the anti-EGFR agents. Detection of the mutation therefore plays an important role in therapeutic decision making. The...

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Main Authors: Ng, Tiffany Shi Yeen, Pathmanathan, Rajadurai, Mohd Sidik, Shiran, Azman, Ahmad Zaid Fattah, Cheah, Yoke Kqueen
Format: Article
Published: BioMed Central 2013
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