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ea0020oc1.4 | Endocrine Tumours | ECE2009

ESE Young Investigator Award

Tombol Zsofia , Szabo Peter M , Molnar Viktor , Wiener Zoltan , Horanyi Janos , Riesz Peter , Liko Istvan , Patocs Attila , Gaillard Rolf-Christian , Falus Andras , Racz Karoly , Igaz Peter

Introduction: MicroRNAs (miRNA) are non-coding RNA molecules involved in the posttranscriptional regulation of gene expression. MiRNAs bind mRNA molecules at their 3′ untranslated regions and induce translational repression or target degradation. MiRNAs play important roles in the pathogenesis of several neoplasms. There are no reports, however, on the possible involvement of miRNAs in the pathogenesis of adrenocortical tumors.Objective: To study s...