Funding for this research was provided by:
Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (NGFN project Oncoprofile, no. 01GR0816)
Received: 2 November 2017
Accepted: 9 February 2018
First Online: 26 February 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Study participants signed informed consent to allow research assays to be carried out on their tumor tissue. A review board at the Helsinki University Hospital approved the FinHER study. The clinical protocol and the companion translational research studies (HE10/97) were approved by local regulatory authorities and the Bioethics Committee of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine, respectively.
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