A search for Optimal Cytotoxic Drug as a Partner for the Oral Fluoropyrimidines in the Postoperative Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Gastric CancerYasuhiro Kodera*
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine 65 Tsurumai-cho, Showa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466-8550, Japan
- *Corresponding Author:
- Yasuhiro Kodera
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery
Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine 65 Tsurumai-cho
Showa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466-8550, Japan
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: December 15, 2015; Accepted Date: January 08, 2016; Published Date: January 13, 2016
Citation: Yasuhiro Kodera (2016) A search for Optimal Cytotoxic Drug as a Partner for the Oral Fluoropyrimidines in the Postoperative Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Gastric Cancer. Chemo Open Access 5:183. doi: 10.4172/2167-7700.1000183
Copyright: © 2016 Yasuhiro. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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