SESSION TITLE: Lung Cancer: Genetics
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
PURPOSE: To investigate mutations of gene epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) in pulmonary adenocarcinoma patients who were in Inner Mongolia.
METHODS: 28 cases of NSCLC tissue were enrolled in this study. Mutations of EGFR exons18, 19, 20 and 21 were detected by amplification refractory mutation system (ARMS). The relation between EGFR mutation and clinical characters were analyzed, and they were compared with the reported data from other ten domestic regions.