Funding for this research was provided by:
Gesellschaft für Gastroenterologie in Bayern e.V (Anschubfinanzierung Kolorektalkarzinom)
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Received: 18 May 2018
Accepted: 11 October 2018
First Online: 19 October 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The use of human patient samples from the Dept. of Surgery was approved by the Ethics Committee of the Faculty of Medicine, TUM, Munich, Germany (#1926/07, and #5428/12), and by the ethics board of the St. Marienhospital for patients undergoing surgery at Dept. of Surgery, Vechtam Germany (2015). All patients gave informed, written consent to participate prior to the study.
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