An increased apoptotic rate, increased proliferative activity, and decreased p21(Cip1) expression are independently interrelated in TCC. More importantly, the assessment of apoptotic potential appears to be more informative than standard prognosticators in predicting overall survival in patients with muscle-invasive TCC.
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