Resolving gastric cancer aetiology: an update in genetic predisposition

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The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Fecha de publicación: 01 december 2018

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2468-1253(18)30237-1

Autores: Paul C Lott, PhD., Luis G Carvajal-Carmona, PhD

Background: Every year gastric cancer accounts for nearly 1 million new cases and more than 720 000 deaths worldwide. Prognosis is dismal because most patients are diagnosed with advanced disease; as such, gastric cancer outcomes will benefit from better methods for identification of at-risk individuals that can be targeted for early detection.

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