Genomes and Genes


Alaa F Badawi


Affiliation: Fox Chase Cancer Center
Country: USA


  1. Badawi A, Habib S, Mohammed M, Abadi A, Michael M. Influence of cigarette smoking on prostaglandin synthesis and cyclooxygenase-2 gene expression in human urinary bladder cancer. Cancer Invest. 2002;20:651-6 pubmed
  2. Badawi A, Liu Y, Eldeen M, Morrow W, Razak Z, Maradeo M, et al. Age-associated changes in the expression pattern of cyclooxygenase-2 and related apoptotic markers in the cancer susceptible region of rat prostate. Carcinogenesis. 2004;25:1681-8 pubmed
    ..Subsequently, COX-2 inhibitors can be considered as a promising class of agents to attenuate the increased cell survival and, hence, protect against tumorigenesis in the aging prostate. ..