Vol. 35 (6) 2014 Neuro endocrinology letters

Amplification of TERT and TERC genes in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical cancer.

OBJECTIVES: Telomerase is activated in various stages of oncogenesis. For cervical cancer, telomerase is already active in precancerous lesions. In our study we focused on the analysis of the amplification patterns of telomerase genes TERT and TERC.

DESIGN AND SETTING: We included 39 patients in our study between.....