Characterization of cDNA encoding novel pregnancy-specific glycoprotein variants.

@article{Teglund1995CharacterizationOC,
  title={Characterization of cDNA encoding novel pregnancy-specific glycoprotein variants.},
  author={S. Teglund and G. Q. Zhou and S. Hammarstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Biochemical and biophysical research communications},
  year={1995},
  volume={211 2},
  pages={
          656-64
        }
}
  • S. Teglund, G. Q. Zhou, S. Hammarström
  • Published 1995
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Biochemical and biophysical research communications
  • The human pregnancy-specific glycoprotein (PSG) family consists of eleven closely related molecules mainly synthesized by placental syncytiotrophoblasts and whose function(s) are unknown. They belong to the carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) family. As a step toward understanding PSG function, we have analysed 84 PSG cDNA clones from a fetal liver library with respect to domain arrangement and PSG identity. Four novel PSG cDNAs derived from the PSG4, PSG7, PSG11, and PSG13 genes were characterized… CONTINUE READING
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