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      Cancer of unknown primary site: Missing primary or missing biology? 

      Pentheroudakis, George; Briassoulis, E. Ch; Pavlidis, Nicholas (2007)
      Cancer of unknown primary site (CUP) ranks as the fourth most common cause of cancer deaths and represents both a diagnostic and a management challenge. In CUP, the regression or dormancy of the primary tumor, the development ...
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      Overexpression of C-myc, ras and C-erb B-2 oncoproteins in carcinoma of unknown primary origin 

      Pavlidis, Nicholas; Briassoulis, E. Ch; Bai, M. C.; Fountzilas, George; Agnantis, Niki J. (1995)
      The role of oncogenes in carcinoma of unknown primary site (CUP) has not yet been elucidated. In the present study the expression of the c-myc p62, ras p21 and c-erb B p185 oncoproteins were studied by a 3-step immunoperoxidase ...
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      Perspectives for targeted therapies in cancer of unknown primary site 

      Pentheroudakis, George; Pavlidis, Nicholas (2006)
      Cancer of unknown primary site (CUP) ranks as the fourth most common cause of cancer deaths. Regression of the primary, early development of systemic metastases and resistance to therapy are hallmarks of this heterogeneous ...