We thank Ariane Ladewig Hess, MD, and Sarah Zuest Eggenberger, MD (both of whom are in medical practice in Basel, Switzerland) as well as Iveta Strnad, MD (also in medical practice in Basel) for patient recruitment. In addition, we thank the members of the Division of Cytology of the University Hospital Basel for their great help and expertise in specimen preparation and analysis.
Prediction of outcome in patients with low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions by fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis of human papillomavirus, TERC, and MYC
Article first published online: 13 FEB 2013
Copyright © 2013 American Cancer Society
Volume 121, Issue 8, pages 423–431, August 2013
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Obermann, E. C., Prince, S. S., Barascud, A., Grilli, B., Herzog, M., Kaup, D., Cathomas, G., Tirri, B. F., Zlobec, I., Wight, E. and Bubendorf, L. (2013), Prediction of outcome in patients with low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions by fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis of human papillomavirus, TERC, and MYC. Cancer Cytopathology, 121: 423–431. doi: 10.1002/cncy.21280
- Issue published online: 13 AUG 2013
- Article first published online: 13 FEB 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 2 JAN 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 27 DEC 2012
- Manuscript Received: 10 DEC 2012
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