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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… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
  • M. Duffy
  • Clinical chemistry
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 18939396
BACKGROUND Although multiple serum-based tumor markers have been described for breast cancer, such as CA 15-3, BR 27.29 (CA27.29… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Cytokeratins, belonging to the intermediate filament (IF) protein family, are particularly useful tools in oncology diagnostics… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
In recent years, numerous serum and cell/tissue-based markers have been described for colorectal cancer (CRC). The aim of this… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Cytokeratins (CKs), which are biochemically related to intermediate filaments (IFs), form an intracellular network of filaments… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
Cytokeratins (CKs), which are biochemically related to intermediate filaments (IFs), form an intracellular network of filaments… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
One hundred six patients with histologically proven bronchogenic carcinoma were tested for carcinoem‐bryonic antigen (CEA… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The distribution of tissue polypeptide antigen (TPA) was studied in unfixed, methanol-, 95% ethanol-1% acetic acid (EA)-, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Because of the broad clinical interest which tissue polypeptide antigen (TPA) has attracted as a tumor marker, human cell lines… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
TPA is an antigenic molecule which is generally present in human carcinoma tumors. Proliferating cells of tumor or normal origin… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
We evaluated assays of Tissue Polypeptide Antigen in serum and urine, as an index to the presence of cancer. In the assay, serum… Expand
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