Journal article

Circulating Cell-Free miR-375 as Surrogate Marker of Tumor Burden in Merkel Cell Carcinoma

Kaiji Fan, Cathrin Ritter, Paul Nghiem, Astrid Blom, Monique E Verhaegen, Andrzej Dlugosz, Niels Odum, Anders Woetmann, Richard W Tothill, Rodney J Hicks, Michael Sand, David Schrama, Dirk Schadendorf, Selma Ugurel, Juergen C Becker

Clinical Cancer Research | AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH | Published : 2018


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Funding Acknowledgements

This work was part of the FP7 project IMMOMEC funded by the European Commission, including funding for K. Fan. K. Fan was supported by the graduate program DK MOLIN of the Austrian FWF. P. Nghiem and A. Blom were supported by K24-; P30 CA015704. M.E. Verhaegen and A. Dlugosz were supported by NIH grants CA183084 and CA189352. R.J. Hicks is supported by NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship APP1108050. The authors like to express their appreciation to Jeanette Raleigh, Athena Hatzimihalis, and Jason Callahan from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia as well as Lisa Zimmer, Elisabeth Livingston, and Bastian Schilling from the University Hospital Essen, Germany, for the clinical evaluation of patients.