Welcome to biology-online.net! Please login to access all site features. Create account.
Log me on automatically each visit
Edit page |
Page history |
(Science: protein tumour marker) carbohydrate antigen elevated in patients with tumours of the breast, ovary, lung, and prostate as well as other disorders.
The mucin is expressed normally by most glandular epithelia but shows particularly increased expression in the breast at lactation and in malignancy. It is thus an established serum marker for breast cancer.
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page
This page was last modified on 3 October 2005, at 21:16. This page has been accessed 4,069 times. What links here
| Related changes
| Permanent link
© Biology-Online.org. All Rights Reserved.
Register | Login
| About Us | Contact Us | Link to Us | Disclaimer & Privacy | Powered by CASPION