Breast cancer: meta-analysis links high Twist expression to poorer OS

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Takeaway
  • A meta-analysis shows that high Twist expression is linked to worse OS, but not DFS.
Why this matters
  • Twist is a transcription factor that contributes to carcinogenesis by triggering epithelial to mesenchymal transition and downregulating E-cadherin.
  • High Twist expression could be a p...