Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep344 | Endocrine tumours and neoplasia | ECE2017

Differential roles of carboxylated and uncarboxylated Osteocalcin in stage I breast cancer as a diagnostic biomarker

Karaca Anara , Gulcelik Nese Ersoz , Bakar Filiz , Akgul Giray , Sahiner Zeynep , Gulcelik Mehmet Ali

Objective: The finding of new biomarkers is needed to have an early diagnosis of breast cancer. In this study we evaluated serum levels of carboxylated osteocalcin (OC) and uncarboxylated osteocalcin(UcOC), CRP as a diagnostic biomarker for breast cancer.Design and methods: Blood samples of 39 women with newly diagnosed breast cancer with stage I were obtained before surgery and 39 age and BMI matched health women were selected as controls.<p class="...

ea0056ep92 | Interdisciplinary endocrinology | ECE2018

FGF21 levels in patients with breast cancer

Sahiner Zeynep , Karaca Anara , Bakar Filiz , Akgul Giray , Ali Gulcelik Mehmet , Gulcelik Nese Ersoz

Aim: FGF-21, is a member of the FGF family that is involved in biological processes such as embryonic development, cellular growth, morphogenesis, tissue repair, tumor growth and invasion, with mitogenic and cellular vital activity activity in the cytogenetic localization of 19q13.33. Breast cancer is the fatal disease most commonly seen in women and increasing in frequency and the relationship between hormones secreted from adipose tissue and some cancers has been shown in re...