The first 2 authors contributed equally to this article.
Long-term survival analysis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma by plasma Epstein-Barr virus DNA levels
Version of Record online: 12 OCT 2012
Copyright © 2012 American Cancer Society
Volume 119, Issue 5, pages 963–970, 1 March 2013
How to Cite
Wang, W.-Y., Twu, C.-W., Chen, H.-H., Jiang, R.-S., Wu, C.-T., Liang, K.-L., Shih, Y.-T., Chen, C.-C., Lin, P.-J., Liu, Y.-C. and Lin, J.-C. (2013), Long-term survival analysis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma by plasma Epstein-Barr virus DNA levels. Cancer, 119: 963–970. doi: 10.1002/cncr.27853
- Issue online: 19 FEB 2013
- Version of Record online: 12 OCT 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 AUG 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 24 AUG 2012
- Manuscript Received: 26 JUN 2012
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