The presence of an aberrant type of human chorionic gonadotropin in patients with gastric or colorectal cancer


Beta subunits of human chorionic gonadotropin (β-hCG) and human chorionic gonadotropin-like substance (hCGLS) were measured radioimmunologically in the serum and malignant tissue from patients with gastrointestinal cancer. Since serum β-hCG and hCGLS correlate closely to those in cancer tissues, it is assumed that these two gonadotropins originate from… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02470638


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