A Clinical Study Is Performed With Patients Who Had A Diagnosis Of Breast Cancer. Characteristics Of The Grade, Stage, Molecular Biology, And Histologic Type Are Analyzed.

Of The Following Characteristics, Which Is Most Likely To Be Associated With The Best Prognosis For These Patients?

A Increased Expression Of Laminin Receptors

B Increased Cathepsin Expression

C Decreased Apoptosis

D Decreased Doubling Time

E Decreased Nuclear/cytoplasmic Ratio


answer / Explanation:

(e) Correct.

An Increased N/c Ratio Is A Feature Of Malignancy, But A Normal To Decreased N/c Ratio Is Not A Feature Of Malignancy.