Seminal expression of NY-ESO-1 and MAGE-A4 as markers for the testicular cancer.

Testicular germ cell tumours (TGCTs) are the most common malignancies in Caucasian young men and their incidence has increased over the past decades. However, a non-invasive test allowing an early diagnosis of TGCT often proves inaccurate. We have previously shown that two Cancer-Testis Antigens (CTA), namely MAGE-A4 and NY-ESO-1, were expressed by TGCT. As… CONTINUE READING