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ea0014p314 | (1) | ECE2007

A novel pro-migratory action of TGFb in papillary carcinoma

Rodríguez García-Renueles María Elena , Bravo López Susan Belen , Seoane Rafael , Puig Carmen Gil , Teijeiro José Cameselle , Barreiro Francisco , Villamarín Clara Álvarez

Neoplastic thyroid diseases (multinodular goiter (MNG), follicular adenoma, differentiated (DTC) and undifferentiated thyroid carcinoma) have a higher incidence in women than in men. In fact, in the last ten years, DTC is the only cancer increasing the frequency in women, with an incidence similar to ovarian carcinoma or lymphomas.TGFb is a secreted factor important in the normal function of the thyrocyte. It has two independent actions: a fast antiproli...