Telomeres’ length detected in liver tissues in different stages of the disease. Mean levels showed a significant reduction in the progression of disease to HCC (p = 0.05 Anova one-way). CON Controls (10), CH HCV and HBV Positive Chronic Hepatites Tissues (22), NCCT Non-Cancerous Cirrhotic Tissues (29), HCC Neoplastic Tissues (29).
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