carcinoembryonic antigen


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carcinoembryonic antigen

[¦kärs·ən·ō‚em·brē¦än·ik ′ant·i·jən]
(immunology)
A glycoprotein found in tissues of the fetal gut during the first two trimesters of pregnancy and in the peripheral blood of individuals with some forms of cancer, such as digestive-system or breast cancer.
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The global carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) market is segmented on the basis of application type into ovarian cancer, colorectal cancer, pancreatic cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer, thyroid cancer and other cancers.
Long-term prognostic study of carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) and carbohydrate antigen 15-3 (CA 15-3) in breast cancer.
The carcinoembryonic antigen family is expressed in melanocytic nevi, in a similar pattern in acquired and congenital ones, and it is not present in blue nevi that represent neural crest melanocytes that failed to reach the epidermis during embryological migration [57].
Immunology company Agenus (NasdaqCM:AGEN) disclosed on Monday the completion of the acquisition of the rights to antibodies targeting Carcinoembryonic Antigen Cell Adhesion Molecule 1 (CEACAM1) from Diatheva srl, an Italian biotech company controlled by SOL SpA.
Target: rights to antibodies targeting Carcinoembryonic Antigen Cell Adhesion Molecule 1
Carcinoembryonic antigen in stanging and followup of patients with solid tumors.
Lead time of carcinoembryonic antigen elevation in the postoperative follow-up of colorectal cancer did not affect the survival rate after recurrence.
Papillary adenocarcinoma of the renal pelvis and ureter producing carcinoembryonic antigen, carbohydrate antigen 19-9 and carbohydrate antigen 125.
IS627 (DaKoCytomation, Denmark) and Monoclonal Mouse Anti-Human Carcinoembryonic Antigen of Clone: 11-7, Isotope: IgG1, Kappa, Code No.
High serum levels of both carcinoembryonic antigen and
Seventeen cases had missing data for carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) levels.