Contribution of galectin-1, a glycan-binding protein, to gastrointestinal tumor progression
María L Bacigalupo, Pablo Carabias, María F Troncoso, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica, Instituto de Química y Fisicoquímica Biológicas (IQUIFIB), Consejo Nacional de lnvestigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires C1113AAD, Argentina
Author contributions: Bacigalupo ML and Carabias P contributed to literature search, manuscript writing; Bacigalupo ML contributed to figure composing and final revision of the article; Troncoso MF contributed to the study idea and design, manuscript writing, figure composing and final revision of the article.
Supported by CONICET (PIP-647); and UBA (Programación Científica 2016-2019, No. 20020150100005BA) to Troncoso MF.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare no conflict of interest related to this publication.
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Correspondence to: María F Troncoso, PhD, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica, Instituto de Química y Fisicoquímica Biológicas (IQUIFIB), Consejo Nacional de lnvestigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Junín 956, Buenos Aires C1113AAD, Argentina. email@example.com
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Received: February 10, 2017
Peer-review started: February 14, 2017
First decision: April 21, 2017
Revised: May 4, 2017
Accepted: June 18, 2017
Article in press: June 19, 2017
Published online: August 7, 2017