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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 245891, 8 pages
Biological Markers and Response to Neoadjuvant Taxane-Based Chemotherapy in Patients with Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
1Department of Radiation Oncology, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt
2Department of Surgical Oncology, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt
3Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt
4Department of Biostatistics and Cancer Epidemiology, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt
Received 4 September 2012; Accepted 24 October 2012
Academic Editors: N. A. Franken and D. Mezzanzanica
Copyright © 2012 Mohamed I. El-sayed et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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