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Predictive Value of Stemness Factor Sox2 in Gastric Cancer Is Associated with Tumor Location and Stage

A recent PLOS study finds Sox2 is an independent prognostic factor in gastric cancer and early cancer stages. Sex determining region Y-box 2 (a.k.a. SOX2) is a transcription factor that plays a critical role in the maintenance of embryonic and neural stem cells.

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