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Noun1.hepatocarcinoma - carcinoma of the liverhepatocarcinoma - carcinoma of the liver    
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer
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Data from Plengsuriyakarn and colleagues' studies indicated that Atractylodes lancea is a promising candidate chemotherapeutics for the treatment of cholangiocarcinoma, laryngeal and hepatocarcinoma (Mahavorasirikul et al.
Anti-metastasis effect of fucoidan from Undaria pinnatifida sporophylls in mouse hepatocarcinoma Hca-F cells.
Serum microRNA profiles serve as novel biomarkers for HBV infection and diagnosis of HBV-positive hepatocarcinoma.
The progression of HCV infection to cirrhosis is often clinically silent, with some patients unaware of their HCV status, until they present with the complications of end-stage liver disease or hepatocarcinoma (32).
5) Several investigations have proposed that CHB could be one of the main causes of cirrhosis and hepatocarcinoma.
DQ079632) and 1 derived from the supernatant of a hepatocarcinoma cell line, PLC/PRF/5, that was injected with the pig specimen.
Abstract # 2094: Effects of TGF-beta signaling inhibition with LY2157299 in hepatocarcinoma models and in ex vivo whole tumor tissue samples from patient specimen LY2157299 is a small-molecule kinase inhibitor that was designed to selectively block TGF-beta signaling, the overexpression of which can enhance tumor growth and exacerbate invasive and metastatic tumor cell behavior.
In order to combat hepatocarcinoma, which, with nearly 600,000 deaths per year is the cancer with the sixth highest mortality rate, and hepatitis, which causes this type of cancer, Institut Merieux is developing multidisciplinary R&D programs aiming to:
The protocols described here employ alpha lipoic acid and low-dose naltrexone in the treatment of acute hepatic toxicity, various forms of hepatitis, cirrhosis, and hepatocarcinoma.
The two-step approach successfully induced apoptosis in leukemia, hepatocarcinoma, lung, breast and cervical cancers.
The extract and compounds 1, 2 and 4 reportedly possessed strong radical scavenging activity; extract, and compounds 2 and 4 exhibited cytotoxic activity against human hepatocarcinoma cells (Hep-G2), while extract and compounds 2 and 8 demonstrated potent growth inhibition of human breast carcinoma cells, MCF-7 (Marzouk et al.