Lipidomic Profiling of Lung Pleural Effusion Identifies Unique Metabotype for EGFR Mutants in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

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Ying Swan Ho ; Lian Yee Yip ; Nurhidayah Basri ; Vivian Su Hui Chong ; Chin Chye Teo ; Eddy Tan ; Kah Ling Lim ; Gek San Tan ; Xulei Yang ; Si Yong Yeo ; Mariko Si Yue Koh ; Anantham Devanand ; Angela Takano ; Eng Huat Tan ; Daniel Shao Weng Tan ; Tony Kiat Hon Lim (2016)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: Scientific Reports, volume 6 (issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5064315, doi: 10.1038/srep35110
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Cytology and histology forms the cornerstone for the diagnosis of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) but obtaining sufficient tumour cells or tissue biopsies for these tests remains a challenge. We investigate the lipidome of lung pleural effusion (PE) for unique metabo... View more
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