Tissue Polypeptide Antigen

Known as: Tissue Polypeptide Antigen [Chemical/Ingredient], TPA Antigen, Antigen, TPA 
Serological tumor marker composed of a molecular complex of cytokeratins 8, 18, and 19. It is used in the diagnosis and staging of bronchogenic… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Cytokeratins, belonging to the intermediate filament (IF) protein family, are particularly useful tools in oncology diagnostics… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE We compare the individual and combined sensitivity of urinary CYFRA 21-1, urinary bladder cancer antigen, tissue… (More)
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1999
1999
In malignant mesothelioma, survival is claimed to be related to age, duration of symptoms, performance status, histological… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Cytokeratins (CKs), which are biochemically related to intermediate filaments (IFs), form an intracellular network of filaments… (More)
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1993
1993
Recently CYFRA 21-1, a new tumour marker measuring a fragment of cytokeratin 19, was introduced and proved to be suitable for the… (More)
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1986
1986
Tissue polypeptide antigen (TPA) has been increasingly used as an immunological marker for tumors derived from the lining… (More)
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1983
1983
TPA is an antigenic molecule which is generally present in human carcinoma tumors. Proliferating cells of tumor or normal origin… (More)
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1983
1983
Epithelial cell differentiation is accompanied by biochemical and immunological changes of cytoplasmic components. Antibodies… (More)
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1980
1980
Tissue polypeptide antigen (TPA) is a complex protein which has been originally identified in extracts of pooled tumors using… (More)
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1979
1979
Serum tissue polypeptide antigen (TPA) and plasma carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) were simultaneously measured in 108 patients… (More)
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