Clinical significance and role of up-regulation of SERPINA3 expression in endometrial cancer
Mian-Li Zhou, Fang-Shan Chen, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital Affiliated to Southwest Medical University, Luzhou 646000, Sichuan Province, China
Hui Mao, Department of Oncology, Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital Affiliated to Southwest Medical University, Luzhou 646000, Sichuan Province, China
Author contributions: Zhou ML, Chen FS, and Mao H designed the study and wrote the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The study was approved by Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine Affiliated to Southwest Medical University on October 28, 2016 (Research ethics No. CHEC2016-111).
Informed consent statement: All subjects gave informed consent prior to study inclusion.
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Corresponding author: Hui Mao, MD, Professor, Department of Oncology, Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital Affiliated to Southwest Medical University, No. 182, Chunhui Road, Longmatan District, Luzhou 646000, Sichuan Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: April 28, 2019
Peer-review started: May 7, 2019
First decision: May 30, 2019
Revised: June 19, 2019
Accepted: July 3, 2019
Article in press: July 3, 2019
Published online: August 6, 2019