Human glandular kallikrein 2 (hK2) expression in prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and adenocarcinoma: a novel prostate cancer marker.

@article{Darson1997HumanGK,
  title={Human glandular kallikrein 2 (hK2) expression in prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and adenocarcinoma: a novel prostate cancer marker.},
  author={M F Darson and Anna Pacelli and Patrick Roche and Harry G. Rittenhouse and Robert L. Wolfert and Charles Y. F. Young and George G. Klee and Donald J. Tindall and David G. Bostwick},
  journal={Urology},
  year={1997},
  volume={49 6},
  pages={857-62}
}
OBJECTIVES We describe the expression of a potentially new tumor marker, human glandular kallikrein 2 (hK2), that may be useful as an adjunct to prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in the diagnosis and monitoring of prostate cancer. METHODS We evaluated 257 radical prostatectomy specimens removed at the Mayo Clinic with pathologic Stage 12 adenocarcinoma to… CONTINUE READING