Molecular alterations of gastrointestinal stromal tumor - Prognostic and therapeutic implications
Volume 12, Issue 2 August 2017 (download full article in pdf)
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor is the commonest mesenchymal tumor in the digestive system. It is a genetically heterogeneous disease with various mutations apart from classical activation mutations in KIT and PDGFRA genes. In the topical update, Dr. Anthony Chan provided an overview of molecular alterations of gastrointestinal stromal tumor with emphasis on their prognostic and therapeutic significance. We welcome any feedback or suggestions. Please direct them to Dr. Anthony Chan (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) of Education Committee, the Hong Kong...