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    • Evaluation of the expression of the oncogene C-ERBB-2/HER2 in gastric cancer cases from Costa Rica 

      Cordero García, Eugenia; Baéz Astúa, Andrés; Roa Martínez, Yolanda; Ramírez Mayorga, Vanessa; Alpízar Alpízar, Warner (2019-09-19)
      Justification: The prevalence of gastric cancer (GC) with increased expression of the HER2 oncoprotein shows important variations worldwide. Incidence and mortality rates of GC in Costa Rica are among the highest in Latin ...
    • Gastric cancer in the era of immune checkpoint blockade 

      Figueroa Protti, Lucía; Soto Molinari, Rebeca; Calderón Osorno, Melany; Mora Rodríguez, Javier Francisco; Alpízar Alpízar, Warner (2019-09-24)
      Gastric cancer (GC) is one of the most important malignancies worldwide because of its high incidence and mortality. The very low survival rates are mainly related to late diagnosis and limited treatment options. GC is the ...
    • Predictors of overall survival after surgery in gastric cancer patients from a Latin-American country 

      Cordero García, Eugenia; Ramos Esquivel, Allan Eduardo; Alpízar Alpízar, Warner (2017)
      Background: Gastric cancer is one of the major causes of cancer-related deaths in several Latin-American countries, including Costa Rica. However, determinants of poor outcomes are fairly unknown for patients from this ...