Studies on an oncofetal antigen, POA.

@article{Gelder1978StudiesOA,
  title={Studies on an oncofetal antigen, POA.},
  author={Frank Gelder and C J Reese and Abdool R. Moossa and R. Hunter},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1978},
  volume={42 3 Suppl},
  pages={1635-45}
}
This paper describes the purification and partial characteristics of a putative oncofetal antigen, POA, which appears to be associated with the pancreas. POA is a glycoprotein of molecular weight between 800,000 and 900,000 daltons. It is found in fetal pancreas and pancreas cancer tissue, but not in normal adult pancreas. It is clearly different from… CONTINUE READING