TITLE

Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and esophageal cancer risk in a Chinese population: a negative study

AUTHOR(S)
Gu, Haiyong; Wang, Xu; Zheng, Liang; Tang, Weifeng; Dong, Changqing; Wang, Liming; Shi, Yijun; Shao, Aizhong; Ding, Guowen; Liu, Chao; Liu, Ruiping; Chen, Suocheng; Yin, Jun
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Medical Oncology;Feb2014, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
93892947

 

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