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    • High levels of CXC Ligand 12/stromal cell-derived factor 1 in apical lesions of endodontic origin associated with mast cell infiltration 

      Cavalla, Franco; Reyes, Montserrat; Vernal Astudillo, Rolando; Álvarez, Carla; Paredes, Rodolfo; García Sesnich, Jocelyn; Infante, Magdalena; Fariña, Valeska; Barrón, Ignacio; Hernández, Marcela (2013)
      INTRODUCTION: CXC ligand 12/stromal-derived factor-1 (CXCL12/SDF-1) is a pleiotropic chemokine that regulates the influx of a wide range of leukocytes. The aim of this study was to characterize CXCL12/SDF-1 in apical ...
    • Higher blood vessel density in comparison to the lymphatic vessels in oral squamous cell carcinoma 

      Maturana Ramírez, Andrea; Espinoza Santander, Iris; Reyes, Montserrat; Aitken, Juan Pablo; Aguayo, Francisco; Hartel, Steffen; Rojas Alcayaga, Gonzalo (E-Century Publishing Corp., 2015)
      Introduction: Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) is characterized by local invasion and the development of cervical metastasis. In the tongue, an association between the invasion of the lymphatic vessels and the development ...
    • Increased nuclear β-catenin expression in oral potentially malignant lesions: A marker of epithelial dysplasia 

      Reyes, Montserrat; Rojas Alcayaga, Gonzalo; Maturana, Andrea; Aitken Saavedra, Juan; Rojas, Carolina; Ortega, Ana (Medicina Oral, Patologia Oral y Cirugia Bucal, 2015)
      Background: Deregulation of β-catenin is associated with malignant transformation; however, its relationship with potentially malignant and malignant oral processes is not fully understood. The aim of this study was to ...
    • Sarcomatoid (spindle cell) carcinoma of tongue: A report of two cases 

      Reyes, Montserrat; Pennacchiotti, Gina; Valdes, Fabio; Montes, Rodrigo; Veloso, Marcelo; Matamala, Maria Angélica; Zanolli, Luis; Rojas Alcayaga, Gonzalo (Hindawi Limited, 2015)
      Sarcomatoid Carcinoma (SC) is an unusual and aggressive variant of squamous cell carcinoma, which frequently recurs and metastasizes; for this reason, the right diagnosis is very important. It is considered to be a biphasic ...