The role of pathologists in the determination of the biomarkers of colorectal tumors
Nowadays, histopathological samples do not only serve pathological diagnostics, but are also subjects of biomarker tests for prognosis and prediction of drug effects. Based on a recently published guide line, we review the practice of pathological biomarkers assessment of colorectal tumours. In view of its importance, particular attention is paid to the aspects of microsatellite instability.
ISSUE: Central European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology | 2018 | VOLUME 4, ISSUE 4