REVIEW ARTICLES

Site-specific use of molecular markers could be a promising prognostic tool in colorectal cancer
Petros Papagiorgis, Adamantia Zizi-Sermbetzoglou, Dimitrios Chaniotis, Nikolaos Thalassinos, Paraskevi Tziakou; pp 286-289 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Surgery for triple-negative breast cancer: does the type of anaesthesia have an influence on oxidative stress, inflammation, molecular regulators, and outcomes of disease?
Vaida Lukoseviciene, Renatas Tikuisis, Audrius Dulskas, Povilas Miliauskas, Valerijus Ostapenko; pp 290-295 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Topics related to neoadjuvant chemotherapy for resectable liver metastases from colorectal cancer
Shanbao Ke, Shufang Zhan, Hongbo Zhu, Danfang Yan; pp 296-301 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

ORIGINAL ARTICLES

COLORECTAL CANCER
Comparison of recurrence patterns of colorectal cancer in laparoscopic and open surgery groups of patients: A meta-analysis
Aleksandar Karanikolic, Ilija Golubovic, Milan Radojkovic, Milorad Pavlovic, Dusan Sokolovic, Predrag Kovacevic; pp 302-311 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Assessment of lymph node metastasis in elderly patients with colorectal cancer by sentinel lymph node identification using carbon nanoparticles
Jie Sun, Jingang Zhang; pp 312-316 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Short-term outcomes in patients with colon cancer treated with robotic right colectomy
Argyrios Ioannidis, Konstantinos Kontzoglou, Gregory Kouraklis, Nikolaos Machairas, Periklis Chrysoheris, Fotis Antonakopoulos, Michalis Konstantinidis, Dimitrios Filippou, Panagiotis Skandalakis, Konstantinos Konstantinidis; pp 317-321 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Comparison of long-term outcomes after laparoscopic-assisted and open colectomy for splenic flexure cancer
Zhaocheng Chi, Zhe Li, Longwei Cheng, Can Wang; pp 322-328 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Hemodynamic stability achievement by application of goal directed fluid therapy with different infusion solutions in colorectal surgery
Ana Cvetkovic, Nevena Kalezic, Biljana Milicic, Srdjan Nikolic, Milan Zegarac, Dejan Stojiljkovic, Merima Goran, Marina Stojanovic; pp 329-339 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Boswellic acid exerts potent anticancer effects in HCT-116 human colon cancer cells mediated via the induction of apoptosis, cell cycle arrest, cell migration inhibition and inhibition of PI3K/AKT signalling pathway
Dan Wang, Shuke Ge, Jichang Bai, Yongwei Song; pp 340-345 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Geraniol and geranyl acetate induces potent anticancer effects in colon cancer Colo-205 cells by inducing apoptosis, DNA damage and cell cycle arrest
Fei Qi, Qiang Yan, Zhaozheng Zheng, Jian Liu, Yan Chen, Guiyang Zhang; pp 346-352 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

BREAST CANCER
Ten years of using adjuvant trastuzumab in breast cancer in Serbia – Single institution experience
Ana Cvetanovic, Sladjana Filipovic, Nikola Zivkovic, Lazar Popovic, Milos Kostic, Miodrag Djordjevic, Aleksandar Karanikolic, Dane Krtinic; pp 353-360 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Association between promoter hypermethylation of the DACT2 gene and tumor stages in breast cancer
Veronica Marusa Borgonio-Cuadra, Antonio Miranda-Duarte, Xochitl Rojas-Toledo, Normand Garcia-Hernandez, Jose Alfredo Sierra-Ramirez, Maura Cardenas-Garcia, Marta Elena Hernandez-Caballero; pp 361-365 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Comparison of cytological categories atypical (C3) and suspected (C4) with histopathological diagnoses of breast lesions
Ljiljana Vuckovic, Nebojsa Crnogorac, Milana Panjkovic, Mirjana Miladinovic, Aleksandra Vuksanovic-Bozaric, Aleksandar Filipovic, Stevan Matic, Snezana Jancic; pp 366-371 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Research on the correlation between ultrasonographic features of breast cancer and expressions of ER, CD34 and p53
Xiaohui Zhao, Junlai Li; pp 372-377 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Multi-slice spiral CT evaluation of breast cancer chemotherapy and correlation between CT results and breast cancer-specific gene 1
Jianlin Li, Wei Gao, Benxia Yu, Fuzheng Wang, Liping Wang; pp 378-383 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

LUNG CANCER
Distribution of EGFR SNPs -191C/A and 181946G/A in patients with lung cancer depending on smoking status in the Republic of Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Nikolina Elez-Burnjakovic, Milena Ugrin, Jasmina Obradovic, Natasa Miletic, Maja Racic, Milan Kulic, Sonja Pavlovic, Vladimir Jurisic; pp 384-390 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Correlation analysis of expressions of PTEN and p53 with the value obtained by magnetic resonance spectroscopy and apparent diffusion coefficient in the tumor and the tumor-adjacent area in magnetic resonance imaging for glioblastoma
Yunyun Li, Feng Ji, Yuzhi Jiang, Ting Zhao, Chongfu Xu; pp 391-397 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

The expression and significance of tumor associated macrophages and CXCR4 in non-small cell lung cancer
Wei Yusen, Wang Xia, Yang Shengjun, Zhou Shaohui, Zhang Hongzhen; pp 398-402 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

CNS TUMORS
Resveratrol inhibits glioma cell growth via targeting LRIG1
Lianfang Liu, Yonghua Zhang, Kai Zhu, Lili Song, Minxian Tao, Pan Huang, Yingying Pan; pp 403-409 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Significance of nuclear magnetic resonance combined with Ki-67 and VEGF detection in the diagnosis and prognosis evaluation of brain glioma
Xuexia Yuan, Deguo Liu, Yanhui Wang, Xiaoxia Li; pp 410-415 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

GASTRIC CANCER
Adding taxane to platin-5-fluorouracil combination does not improve survival rate in patients ≥ 65 years of age with advanced gastric cancer: A retrospective-multicenter study
Meral Gunaldi, Fatih Kose, Nebi Serkan Demirci, Seyda Gunduz, Nuriye Ozdemir, Hakan Kocoglu,
Yildiz Okuturlar, Ali Murat Sedef, Dilek Erdem, Sema Sezgin Goksu, Gokmen Umut Erdem, Mustafa Yildirim; pp 416-421
(Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

High Mobility Group Box 1 (HMGB1) expression in gastric adenocarcinomas
Dinc Suren, Ahmet Arda Gokay, Alper Sayiner; pp 422-427 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)
GYNECOLOGICAL CANCERS

The diagnostic, prediction of postoperative recurrence and prognostic value of HE4 in epithelial ovarian cancer
Longyi Chen, Xiuwei Yang, Xiariwana Abasi, Gulinaer Shapaer, Ayinuer Aizimu, Shuping Zhang, Yingxiang Wan, Xiamuxi Kamaer, Tuoluniayi Tuerxun, Reyihanguli Abula, Qingyue Zhang; pp 428-432 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)
HEAD & NECK CANCERS
HPV infection in oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas: correlation with tumor size
Eleftheria Gletsou, Theodoros A. Papadas, Evangelia Baliou, Evangelos Tsiambas, Vasileios Ragos, Ilianna E. Armata, George E. Metaxas, Panagiotis P. Fotiades ; pp 433 -438 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

TESTICULAR TUMORS
Are ultrasonographic measurements a reliable parameter to choose non-palpable testicular masses amenable to treatment with sparing surgery?
Lucio Dell’Atti, Paola Fulvi, Andrea Benedetto Galosi; pp 439-443 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

PROSTATE CANCER
Upregulation of miR-191 promotes cell growth and invasion via targeting TIMP3 in prostate cancer
Xueling Wang, Zhimin Shi, Xiaoxia Liu, Ying Su, Weixia Li, Haiping Dong, Liwei Zhao, Manman Li, Yunxiao Wang, Xiu Jin, Zhongchao Huo; pp 444-452 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

GIANT CELL TUMOR
Therapeutic benefits of neoadjuvant and post-operative denosumab on sacral giant cell tumor: a retrospective cohort study of 30 cases
Zhongyan Chen, Yi Yang*, Wei Guo, Rongli Yang, Xiaodong Tang, Taiqiang Yan, Tao Ji, Lu Xie, Jie Xu,
Jun Wang; pp 453-459 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

GASTROINTESTINAL STROMAL TUMORS
Imatinib therapy after resection of high-risk gastrointestinal stromal tumors in Chinese patients: a median follow-up of 48 months
Cheng Lei, Bing Zhao, Qisan Wang, Lei Ge, Haijiang Wang ; pp 460-467 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

MELANOMA
Predictors of sentinel lymph node status of cutaneous melanoma in Serbian patients
Stevan Jokic, Ivan Markovic, Zoran Bukumiric, Vladimir Jokic, Marija Rakovic, Jovana Tripkovic, Dejan Stojiljkovic, Igor Spurnic, Marko Jevric, Marija Matic, Danijela Dobrosavljevic; pp 468-474 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

BLADDER CANCER
Phase I study of gemcitabine-cisplatin versus pemetrexed-cisplatin for patients with advanced or metastatic bladder cancer
Yifang Cao, Yi He, Hao Chen, Shunliang He, Yanqin Gu, Xueping Wang, Bin Chen; pp 475-481 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

PANCREATIC CANCER
Cytoreduction and HIPEC for peritoneal carcinomatosis of pancreatic cancer
Antonios-Apostolos Tentes, Nicolaos Pallas, Christina Karamveri, Dimitrios Kyziridis, Christos Hristakis; pp 482-487 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

CYTOREDUCTIVE SURGERY AND HIPEC
Quality of life after cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC: a single centre prospective study
Nikolaos Kopanakis, Eleftherios-Orestis Argyriou, Dimitra Vassiliadou, Christina Sidera, Maria Chionis,
John Kyriazanos, Elias Efstathiou, John Spiliotis; pp 488-493 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

HYPERTHERMIC SYSTEMS
Quality assurance protocol for superficial and deep hyperthermia systems established by the Hellenic Association of Medical Physicists (HAMP) in cooperation with the Hellenic Society of Oncologic Hyperthemia (HSOH): A study based on European Society for Hyperthermic Oncology (ESHO) quality assurance guidelines
Sotiria Triantopoulou, Kalliopi Platoni, Christos Antypas, Pantelis Karaiskos, Christina Armpilia, Nikolaos Uzunoglou, Vassilis Kouloulias; pp 494-499 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

RADIATION ONCOLOGY

Comparative performance evaluation of a new a-Si EPID that exceeds quad high-definition resolution
Kristen A. McConnell, Ara Alexandrian, Niko Papanikolaou, Sotiri Stathakis; pp 507-513 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

SPECIAL ARTICLES

Simulations of centriole of polarized centrosome as a monopole antenna in immune and viral synapses
Josef Dvorak, Bohuslav Melichar, Alzbeta Filipova, Jana Grimova, Nela Grimova, Aneta Rozsypalova,
David Buka, Rene Voboril, Radek Zapletal, Tomas Buchler, Igor Richter; pp 514-521 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Serbian consensus of neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer: NeoPULSE
Lazar Popovic, Zorica Tomasevic, Ljiljana Stamatovic, Ivan Markovic, Gorana Matovina-Brko, Marko Buta, Andrija Golubovic, Vladimir Selakovic, Jasna Trifunovic, Zafir Mutrezani, Nebojsa Ivanovic, Jasmina Nedovic, Srdjan Ninkovic, Sladjana Filipovic, Ana Cvetanovic, Nebojsa Djordjevic, Aleksandar Karanikolic, Tatjana Ivkovic-Kapicl, Ferenc Vicko; pp 522-532 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Contribution disclosures
Rajko Igić; p 533 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Topically applied vasoconstrictor while decreasing radiation dermatitis may increase local recurrences in post-lumpectomy breast cancer patients who received radiotherapy
Kadri Altundag; pp 533-534 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Primary gastric choriocarcinoma
Ozturk Ates, Kadri Altundag, Ibrahim Gullu; pp 534-535 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Outcome of breast cancer patients with mental disorders; we still need to learn more!
Kadri Altundag; p 535 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

HPV mRNA expression profiling in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas
Vasileios Ragos, Nicholas S. Mastronikolis, Evangelos Tsiambas, Panagiotis P. Fotiades; pp 535-536 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

Why babies do not want to nurse the premalignant breast side in breast-feeding mother? A possible sign of early diagnosis of breast cancer in younger women
Kadri Altundag; p 536 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)

HISTORY OF ONCOLOGY

The eminent gynaecologist Richard Wesley TeLinde (1894-1989) and his contribution to diagnosis of cervical cancer
Marianna Karamanou, Kostas Markatos, Konstantinos Laios, Nikolaos Salakos, Efthimios Deligeoroglou, George Androutsos; pp 537-540 (Pubmed Abstract, PDF)