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    • Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in the Wnt and BMP Pathways and Colorectal Cancer Risk in a Spanish Cohort 

      Fernandez-Rozadilla, Ceres; de Castro, Luisa; Clofent, Juan; Brea-Fernandez, Alejandro; Bessa, Xavier; Abuli, Anna; Andreu, Montserrat; Jover, Rodrigo; Xicola, Rosa; Llor, Xavier; Castells, Antoni; Castellvi-Bel, Sergi; Carracedo, Angel; Ruiz-Ponte, Clara (Public Library of Science, 2010-09-09)
      Background: Colorectal cancer (CRC) is considered a complex disease, and thus the majority of the genetic susceptibility is thought to lie in the form of low-penetrance variants following a polygenic model of inheritance. ...
    • Stool-fermented Plantago ovata husk induces apoptosis in colorectal cancer cells independently of molecular phenotype 

      Sohn, Vanessa R.; Giros, Anna; Xicola, Rosa M.; Grzybowski, Mike; Anguera, Anna; Llor, Xavier;  Fluvià, Lourdes (Cambridge University Press, 2012-06)
      Several studies have suggested that the partially fermentable fibre Plantago ovata husk (PO) may have a protective effect on colorectal cancer (CRC). We studied the potentially pro-apoptotic effect of PO and the implicated ...