Identification and prediction of novel non-coding and coding RNA-associated competing endogenous RNA networks in colorectal cancer
Yu Liang, Cheng Zhang, Ming-Hui Ma, Dong-Qiu Dai, Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, the Fourth Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang 110032, Liaoning Province, China
Author contributions: Dai DQ conducted the study; Liang Y, Zhang C, and Ma MH applied the experiments on TCGA project; Liang Y wrote the manuscript.
Supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 30572162; and Natural Science Foundation of Liaoning Province, No. 201602817.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare that there is no conflict of interest related to this study.
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Corresponding author to: Dong-Qiu Dai, PhD, Chief Doctor, Professor, Surgical Oncologist, Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, the Fourth Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, 4 Chongshan Road, Shenyang 110032, Liaoning Province, China. email@example.com
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Received: September 17, 2018
Peer-review started: September 17, 2018
First decision: October 14, 2018
Revised: October 18, 2018
Accepted: November 9, 2018
Article in press: November 9, 2018
Published online: December 14, 2018