Biomarkers of gastric cancer: Current topics and future perspective
Tasuku Matsuoka, Department of Surgical Oncology, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka 545-8585, Japan
Masakazu Yashiro, Oncology Institute of Geriatrics and Medical Science, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka 545-8585, Japan
Author contributions: Matsuoka T conducted the literature search, drafted the initial manuscript, critically reviewed the manuscript, and approved the final manuscript as submitted; Yashiro M critically reviewed the manuscript, and approved the final manuscript as submitted.
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Correspondence to: Tasuku Matsuoka, MD, Chief Doctor, Department of Surgical Oncology, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-4-3 Asahi-machi, Abeno-ku, Osaka 545-8585, Japan. email@example.com
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Received: April 5, 2018
Peer-review started: April 6, 2018
First decision: April 19, 2018
Revised: May 19, 2018
Accepted: June 2, 2018
Article in press: June 2, 2018
Published online: July 14, 2018