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Efficient and reproducible identification of mismatch repair deficient colon cancer: validation of the MMR index and comparison with other predictive models

Patrick Joost12*, Pär-Ola Bendahl3, Britta Halvarsson4, Eva Rambech3 and Mef Nilbert35

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Pathology and Cytology, Helsingborg General Hospital, Helsingborg, Södra Vallgatan 5 SE-251 87, Helsingborg, Sweden

2 Department of Pathology, Skane University Hospital, Clinical Science, Lund University, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden

3 Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden

4 Aleris Medilab, Nytorpsvägen 28-32, SE-183 53 Täby, Sweden

5 Clinical Research Centre, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen University, Kettegaards Allé 30, DK-2650 Hvidovre, Denmark

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BMC Clinical Pathology 2013, 13:33  doi:10.1186/1472-6890-13-33

Published: 17 December 2013

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Additional file 1: Table S1:

Distribution of clinicopathologic features in the different prediction models for MMR (n = 200).

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