Periostin, a stroma-associated protein, correlates with tumor invasiveness and progression in nasopharyngeal carcinoma
Clinical and Experimental Metastasis, 06/21/2012
Li M et al. – Periostin expression is correlated with tumor stage, lymph node metastasis, and patient survival. Periostin is a potential biomarker for the differentiation and prognosis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC), and it might play an important role in the progression of NPC.