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Serum BMP-2 up-regulation as an indicator of poor survival in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients.

Authors
  • Fei, Zheng-Hua1
  • Yao, Cheng-Yun
  • Yang, Xiao-Lei
  • Huang, Xin-En
  • Ma, Sheng-Lin
Type
Published Article
Journal
Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2013
Volume
14
Issue
9
Pages
5293–5299
Identifiers
PMID: 24175816
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Thes erum BMP-2 level is positively correlated with clinical stage, ECOG PS and metastatic burden and may serve as an independent negative predictor for prognosis. Decreased BMP-2 after chemotherapy could be a reliable marker for efficacy of treatment.

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