The miRNAome of locally advanced rectal cancer

Jochen Gaedcke
Introduction: Increasing evidence suggests that microRNAs play a key role in the initiation and progression of cancer, and, therefore, may comprise a novel class of molecular biomarkers with prognostic and predictive potential. For colon cancer, several miRNA profiles have been published, however, data[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]