Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 52, Issue 9, pp 2183–2185 | Cite as

Molecular Analysis of the p53 Gene in Patients with Intestinal Metaplasia of the Cardia and Barrett's Esophagus: Characterization by Sequencing

  • Diogo André Pilger
  • Patricia L. Lopez
  • Fâbio Segal
  • Sandra Leistner-Segal
Letter to the Editor


Missense Mutation Esophagitis Genetic Predisposition Intestinal Metaplasia Molecular Alteration 
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This work received editorial support from the Research and Postgraduate Group of Hospital de Clínicas in Porto Alegre (RS, Brazil) and financial support from the Research Support Foundation of Rio Grande do Sul (FAPERGS), Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES), and Research Support Fund/Hospital de Clínicas in Porto Alegre (FIPE-HCPA).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Diogo André Pilger
    • 1
  • Patricia L. Lopez
    • 2
  • Fâbio Segal
    • 3
  • Sandra Leistner-Segal
    • 2
  1. 1.Postgraduate Program in Medical SciencesSchool of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do SulRamiro Barcelos 2350Brasil
  2. 2.Medical Genetic ServiceHospital de Clínicas in Porto AlegreRamiro Barcelos 2350Brasil
  3. 3.Institute of the Digestive Tract (Instituto do Aparelho Digestivo-IAD)BrasiliaBrazil

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