Corpus ID: 27084470

[Steroid-binding protein levels in breast cancer patients].

  title={[Steroid-binding protein levels in breast cancer patients].},
  author={N. V. Bezrukavnikova and A. Kokhanov and Iu A Kriventsev and D. Nikulina and L. Bershteǐn and V. Kutukov},
  journal={Voprosy onkologii},
  volume={53 4},
  • N. V. Bezrukavnikova, A. Kokhanov, +3 authors V. Kutukov
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Voprosy onkologii
  • Blood levels of sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG), transcortin and pregnancy-related alpha2-glycoprotein (PalphaGP) were assayed using commercial kits for alpha-protein analysis in 223 breast cancer patients and 180 healthy women. Elevated concentration of SHBG was characteristic of both the luteal stage of menstrual cycle and menopause. It occurred chiefly in patients under 59 whereas at older age no differences from control were observed. Blood- transcortin in tumor patients was… CONTINUE READING