Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając

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Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi [The role of interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein in gastric cancer]
    Marta Łukaszewicz-Zajac
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University of Bialystok, Poland
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 29:382-6. 2010
  2. doi Higher importance of interleukin 6 than classic tumor markers (carcinoembryonic antigen and squamous cell cancer antigen) in the diagnosis of esophageal cancer patients
    M Łukaszewicz-Zajac
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Dis Esophagus 25:242-9. 2012
  3. pmc Comparison between clinical significance of serum proinflammatory proteins (IL-6 and CRP) and classic tumor markers (CEA and CA 19-9) in gastric cancer
    Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Clin Exp Med 11:89-96. 2011
  4. doi Comparative evaluation of serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels in the different histological subtypes of esophageal cancer (squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of esophagus)
    Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    J Clin Lab Anal 26:73-81. 2012
  5. doi Expression of tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinase 1 (TIMP-1) in gastric cancer tissue
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 47:511-6. 2009
  6. ncbi Clinical significance of serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase 2 (MMP-2) and its tissue inhibitor (TIMP-2) in gastric cancer
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Bialystok, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 49:125-31. 2011
  7. doi Expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9 in the neoplastic and interstitial inflammatory infiltrate cells in gastric cancer
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 47:491-6. 2009
  8. doi Gastric cancer - The role of matrix metalloproteinases in tumor progression
    Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Clin Chim Acta 412:1725-30. 2011
  9. doi Clinical significance of the measurements of serum matrix metalloproteinase-9 and its inhibitor (tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1) in patients with pancreatic cancer: metalloproteinase-9 as an independent prognostic factor
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Bialystok, Poland
    Pancreas 38:613-8. 2009
  10. pmc Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and their tissue inhibitors (TIMPs) in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
    Marta Łukaszewicz-Zajac
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University of Białystok, Waszyngtona 15 A, 15 269, Białystok, Poland
    J Neural Transm (Vienna) 121:1387-97. 2014

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Publications11

  1. ncbi [The role of interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein in gastric cancer]
    Marta Łukaszewicz-Zajac
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University of Bialystok, Poland
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 29:382-6. 2010
    ..Some clinical investigations have suggested the potential significance of IL-6 as prognostic factor for the survival of gastric cancer patients...
  2. doi Higher importance of interleukin 6 than classic tumor markers (carcinoembryonic antigen and squamous cell cancer antigen) in the diagnosis of esophageal cancer patients
    M Łukaszewicz-Zajac
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Dis Esophagus 25:242-9. 2012
    ..84) and SCC-Ag (0.62) in EC, likewise in ESCC (0.92, 0.87, 0.77) and AD (0.91, 0.79, 0.57, respectively). Our findings indicate better usefulness of IL-6 than classic tumor markers in the diagnosis of EC, especially in patients with ESCC...
  3. pmc Comparison between clinical significance of serum proinflammatory proteins (IL-6 and CRP) and classic tumor markers (CEA and CA 19-9) in gastric cancer
    Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Clin Exp Med 11:89-96. 2011
    ..Our findings indicate better usefulness of serum proinflammatory proteins-IL-6 and CRP than classic tumor markers-CEA and CA 19-9 in the diagnosis of GC...
  4. doi Comparative evaluation of serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels in the different histological subtypes of esophageal cancer (squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of esophagus)
    Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    J Clin Lab Anal 26:73-81. 2012
    ..In conclusion, these results indicate that CRP can be used as an adjunct in evaluating the tumor markers-CEA and SCC-Ag and may improve the clinical diagnosis and follow-up of EC patients, especially for ESCC subgroup...
  5. doi Expression of tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinase 1 (TIMP-1) in gastric cancer tissue
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 47:511-6. 2009
    ..The results suggest the role of TIMP-1 in gastric tumorigenesis, although this issue requires further investigtions...
  6. ncbi Clinical significance of serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase 2 (MMP-2) and its tissue inhibitor (TIMP-2) in gastric cancer
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Bialystok, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 49:125-31. 2011
    ..The results suggest the greater importance of serum MMP-2 and TIMP-2 than of the classical tumor markers CEA and CA 19-9 in the diagnosis of GC. But this issue requires further investigation...
  7. doi Expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9 in the neoplastic and interstitial inflammatory infiltrate cells in gastric cancer
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 47:491-6. 2009
    ..These findings indicate the significance of interstitial inflammatory infiltrate cells in the MMP-9 synthesis and the role of this enzyme in the invasiveness and metastatic potential of GC...
  8. doi Gastric cancer - The role of matrix metalloproteinases in tumor progression
    Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Białystok, Poland
    Clin Chim Acta 412:1725-30. 2011
    ..Selected MMPs and their tissue inhibitors were proved to be independent prognostic factors for GC patients' survival. However, further studies concerning the role of MMPs and their inhibitors in tumor biology are necessary...
  9. doi Clinical significance of the measurements of serum matrix metalloproteinase-9 and its inhibitor (tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1) in patients with pancreatic cancer: metalloproteinase-9 as an independent prognostic factor
    Barbara Mroczko
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University, Bialystok, Poland
    Pancreas 38:613-8. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the diagnostic and prognostic significance of the measurements of serum MMP-9 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 (TIMP-1) in patients with PC...
  10. pmc Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and their tissue inhibitors (TIMPs) in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
    Marta Łukaszewicz-Zajac
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University of Białystok, Waszyngtona 15 A, 15 269, Białystok, Poland
    J Neural Transm (Vienna) 121:1387-97. 2014
    ..However, future investigations are necessary before some of those non-specific for ALS enzymes could finally be used as biomarkers of this disease. ..
  11. doi Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and their tissue inhibitors (TIMPs) in the tumors of central nervous system (CNS)
    Marta Lukaszewicz-Zając
    Department of Biochemical Diagnostics, Medical University of Białystok, Białystok, Poland
    J Neural Transm (Vienna) 121:469-77. 2014
    ..However, future investigations are needed to be performed before some of these enzymes could finally be used as biomarkers of specific types of CNS neoplasms. ..