Genetic progression in the pancreatic ducts

Ralph H. Hruban, Robb E. Wilentz, Scott E. Kern

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The genetic progression described by Yamano et al in this issue of The American Journal of Pathology helps establish a progression model for pancreatic ductal carcinoma. This progression model has a number of important implications for the classification of lesions in the pancreas and for the future early detection and chemoprevention of pancreatic carcinoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1821-1825
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Journal of Pathology
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine


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