30P - Evaluation of epidermal growth factor receptor mutations in Bulgarian patients with non-small cell lung cancer

Date 28 March 2014
Event ELCC 2014
Session Lunch and poster display session
Topics Cancer Aetiology, Epidemiology, Prevention
Lung and other Thoracic Tumours
Pathology/Molecular Biology
Presenter Stoyan Bichev
Citation Journal of Thoracic Oncology (2014) 9 (Supplement 9): S7-S52. 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000131
Authors S. Bichev1, D.M. Marinova2, Y. Slavova2, A. Savov1
  • 1National Genetic Laboratory, University Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology "Maichin Dom", 1431 - Sofia/BG
  • 2Pulmonology, University Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases "St. Sofia", 1431 - Sofia/BG


The aim of the present study is to determine the prevalence of EGFR mutations in non-small cell lung carcinomas (NSCLCs) in the East European Bulgarian population in different histological subtypes, in cytological vs. histological samples and in primary lung carcinomas vs. metastatic locations.