Expression of laminin receptor 1 in gestational trophoblastic diseases and normal placenta and its relationship with the development of postmolar tumors

Kurdoğlu M., Bayram İ., Kolusarı A., Erten R., Adalı E., Bulut G., ...More

GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY, vol.114, no.2, pp.306-309, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 114 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2009.05.010
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.306-309
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives. To investigate the expression of laminin receptor 1 (LR1), a non-integrin-type laminin receptor, in gestational trophoblastic diseases and normal first-trimester placenta, since it may play a role in controlling trophoblast invasion in normal and molar pregnancies.