PTC prognosis linked to CHI3L1 expression

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  • Overexpression of chitinase 3-like 1 (CHI3L1) is associated with metastasis and poor survival in patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC).

Why this matters

  • Better biomarkers are needed for PTC, and CHI3L1 is known to be elevated in other cancer types.

Key results