Article Abstract

Circular RNAs: an emerging type of non-coding RNA and their potential implications in bladder cancer

Authors: Amelia Cimmino, Valerio Costa, Daniela Terracciano, Matteo Ferro

Abstract

According to the US National Cancer Institute (NCI; http: //www.cancer.gov/ accession October, 2017), bladder cancer is the 6th most common type of cancer in the Western countries, with ~350,000 new cases/year and a constantly increasing incidence (1).