ea0014p170 | (1) | ECE2007
, Lawnicka Hanna
Epidemiological studies underline that obesity represents a significant risk factor for development of several cancer among them colon cancer. Moreover, multiple recent data indicate that some of adipose tissue-derived hormones may influence the growth of malignant cells. Leptin, the product of the ob gene, is one of them. However, research is still contradictory regarding the role of leptin in colon cancer.The aim of our study was to examine the ...