Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma

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Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma" returned 9 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A novel germline mutation in BAP1 predisposes to familial clear-cell renal cell carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Megan N Farley, Laura S Schmidt, Jessica L Mester, Samuel Pena-Llopis, Andrea Pavia-Jimenez, Alana Christie, Cathy D Vocke, Christopher J Ricketts, James Peterson, Lindsay Middelton, Lisa Kinch, Nick Grishin, Maria J Merino, Adam R Metwalli, Chao Xing, Xian-Jin Xie, Patricia L M Dahia, Charis Eng, W Marston Linehan, James Brugarolas

Journal: Mol. Cancer Res.. 2013 Sep;11(9):1061-1071.

 

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) clusters in some families. Familial RCC arises from mutations in several genes, including the von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) tumor suppressor, which is also mutated in sporadic RCC. However, a significant percentage of familial RCC remains unexplained. Recently, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Analysis of germline variants in CDH1, IGFBP3, MMP1, MMP3, STK15 and VEGF in familial and sporadic renal cell carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Christopher Ricketts, Maurice P Zeegers, Jan Lubinski, Eamonn R Maher

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The investigation of rare familial forms of kidney cancer has provided important insights into the biology of sporadic renal cell carcinoma (RCC). In particular, the identification of the von Hippel Lindau (VHL) familial cancer syndrome gene (VHL) provided the basis for the discovery ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Familial non-VHL clear cell (conventional) renal cell carcinoma: clinical features, segregation analysis, and mutation analysis of FLCN.
 

Author(s): Emma R Woodward, Christopher Ricketts, Pip Killick, Sophie Gad, M R Morris, Fred Kavalier, Shirley V Hodgson, Sophie Giraud, Brigitte Bressac-de Paillerets, Cyril Chapman, Bernard Escudier, Farida Latif, St├ęphane Richard, Eamonn R Maher

Journal: Clin. Cancer Res.. 2008 Sep;14(18):5925-30.

 

Familial renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is genetically heterogeneous. The most common histopathologic subtype of sporadic and familial RCC is clear cell (cRCC) and von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) disease is the most common cause of inherited cRCC. Familial cRCC may also be associated with chromosome ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Familial renal cell carcinoma: review of recent molecular genetics.
 

Author(s): M Yao, T Shuin

Journal: Int. J. Urol.. 1995 May;2(2):61-70.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Ascertainment of Families for Genetic Studies of Familial Lymphoproliferative Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Lymphoma; Leukemia; Multiple Myeloma; Colon Cancer; Renal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2017

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Family Caregiver Palliative Care Intervention in Supporting Caregivers of Patients With Stage II-IV Gastrointestinal, Gynecologic, Urologic and Lung Cancers
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Healthy Subject; Localized Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter; Metastatic Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter; Psychosocial Effects of Cancer and Its Treatment; Recurrent Bladder Cancer; Recurrent Cervical Cancer; Recurrent Colon Cancer; Recurrent Gastric Cancer; Recurrent Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Recurrent Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Pancreatic Cancer; Recurrent Rectal Cancer; Recurrent Renal Cell Cancer; Recurrent Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter; Recurrent Urethral Cancer; Recurrent Uterine Sarcoma; Regional Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter; Stage II Bladder Cancer; Stage II Renal Cell Cancer; Stage II Urethral Cancer; Stage IIA Cervical Cancer; Stage IIA Colon Cancer; Stage IIA Gastric Cancer; Stage IIA Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIA Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIA Pancreatic Cancer; Stage IIA Rectal Cancer; Stage IIA Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIB Cervical Cancer; Stage IIB Colon Cancer; Stage IIB Gastric Cancer; Stage IIB Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIB Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIB Pancreatic Cancer; Stage IIB Rectal Cancer; Stage IIB Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIC Colon Cancer; Stage IIC Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIC Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIC Rectal Cancer; Stage III Bladder Cancer; Stage III Pancreatic Cancer; Stage III Renal Cell Cancer; Stage III Urethral Cancer; Stage IIIA Cervical Cancer; Stage IIIA Colon Cancer; Stage IIIA Gastric Cancer; Stage IIIA Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIIA Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIIA Rectal Cancer; Stage IIIA Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIIB Cervical Cancer; Stage IIIB Colon Cancer; Stage IIIB Gastric Cancer; Stage IIIB Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIIB Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIIB Rectal Cancer; Stage IIIB Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIIC Colon Cancer; Stage IIIC Gastric Cancer; Stage IIIC Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIIC Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIIC Rectal Cancer; Stage IIIC Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IV Bladder Cancer; Stage IV Gastric Cancer; Stage IV Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IV Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer; Stage IV Renal Cell Cancer; Stage IV Urethral Cancer; Stage IVA Cervical Cancer; Stage IVA Colon Cancer; Stage IVA Rectal Cancer; Stage IVA Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IVB Cervical Cancer; Stage IVB Colon Cancer; Stage IVB Rectal Cancer; Stage IVB Uterine Sarcoma; Ureter Cancer; Stage IIA Lung Carcinoma; Stage IIB Lung Carcinoma; Stage IIIA Lung Carcinoma; Stage IIIB Lung Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 8 Feb 2017

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Integrated Cancer Repository for Cancer Research
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatic Cancer; Thyroid Cancer; Lung Cancer; Esophageal Cancer; Thymus Cancer; Colon Cancer; Rectal Cancer; GIST; Anal Cancer; Bile Duct Cancer; Duodenal Cancer; Gallbladder Cancer; Gastric Cancer; Liver Cancer; Small Intestine Cancer; Peritoneal Surface Malignancies; Familial Adenomatous Polyposis; Lynch Syndrome; Bladder Cancer; Kidney Cancer; Penile Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Testicular Cancer; Ureter Cancer; Urethral Cancer; Hypopharyngeal Cancer; Laryngeal Cancer; Lip Cancer; Oral Cavity Cancer; Nasopharyngeal Cancer; Oropharyngeal Cancer; Paranasal Sinus Cancer; Nasal Cavity Cancer; Salivary Gland Cancer; Skin Cancer; CNS Tumor; CNS Cancer; Mesothelioma; Breastcancer; Leukemia; Melanoma; Sarcoma; Unknown Primary Tumor; Multiple Myeloma; Ovarian Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Vaginal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 5 May 2017

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