Autophagy in colorectal cancer: An important switch from physiology to pathology
Florin Burada, Marius Eugen Ciurea, Mihai Ioana, Dan Ionut Gheonea, Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, 200638 Craiova, Romania
Elena Raluca Nicoli, Department of Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX13QT London, United Kingdom
Elena Raluca Nicoli, Daniel Constantin Uscatu, Human Genomics Laboratory, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, 200638 Craiova, Romania
Author contributions: Burada F, Nicoli ER, Ciurea ME and Uscatu DC performed the literature research; Burada F, Nicoli RE and Gheonea DI wrote the paper; Uscatu DC and Ioana M created the Figures; Burada F, Ioana M, Ciurea M and Gheonea DI critically revised the paper.
Supported by Grant POSDRU/159/1.5/S/133377, from European Social Found, Human Resources Development Operational Programme 2007-2013 (to Burada F).
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Correspondence to: Florin Burada, MD, PhD, Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, 1 Mai 66, 200638 Craiova, Romania. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: May 14, 2015
Peer-review started: May 15, 2015
First decision: June 2, 2015
Revised: June 20, 2015
Accepted: September 30, 2015
Article in press: October 9, 2015
Published online: November 15, 2015