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any substance (as a toxin or enzyme) that stimulates an immune response in the body (especially the production of antibodies)

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Browse the full report Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA) Market - Growth, Share, Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast, 2016 2023 at http://www.
CEACAM1 (also referred to as C-CAM, biliary glycoprotein BGP, and CD66a) is a complex glycoprotein linked to the cell membrane by a carboxy-terminal transmembrane anchor; it belongs to the carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) family of the immunoglobulin superfamily.
18]F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-computed tomography could be a powerful diagnostic tool that could be used in the determination of colorectal cancer recurrence in the patients with elevated serum carcinoembryonic antigen levels and could have an important clinical impact on the management of the patients with suspected recurrent colorectal cancer.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 21, 2015-Agenus licenses rights to antibodies targeting Carcinoembryonic Antigen Cell Adhesion Molecule 1
M2 PHARMA-July 21, 2015-Agenus licenses rights to antibodies targeting Carcinoembryonic Antigen Cell Adhesion Molecule 1
NASDAQ: AGEN) has acquired rights to antibodies targeting Carcinoembryonic Antigen Cell Adhesion Molecule 1 (CEACAM1), a glycoprotein expressed on T cell and NK cell lymphocytes from Diatheva s.
One of the typical representative of this group is Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA).
Carcinoembryonic antigen measurement cannot be used in pregnancy as a tumour marker.
Carcinoembryonic antigen in recurrence and survival of patients with resection of colorectal cancer
Papillary adenocarcinoma of the ureter producing carcinoembryonic antigen and carbohydrate antigen.
This study aims to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of Calretinin (CAL) and Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) as immunocytochemical markers in distinguishing mesothelial cells from metastatic adenocarcinoma cells in pleural and peritoneal effusions with equivocal cytomorphological findings using routine Papanicolaou staining.
The pretargeting system that the Company is pursuing involves the bispecific antibody, TF2, which targets the carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA), specifically CEACAM5, expressed in many human cancers, including breast, colorectal and lung cancer, and which is also being used in its IMMU-130 antibody-drug conjugate in clinical trials.
In tumour tissue, immunoreaction was observed only by vimentin, but no expressions were observed with pankeratin, epithelial membrane antigen (EMA), carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA), cytokeratin-7, cytokeratin-20, leukocyte common antigen (LCA), smooth muscle actin (SMA), desmin, Myo-D1, chromogranin-A, synaptophysin, S100 protein, HMB45, CD68, CD30, CD34, CD31, factor VIII, alpha feto protein (AFP), beta human chorionic gonadotropin ((beta) hCG), placental alkaline phosphatase (PLAP), and Neu-N.
1D), progesterone receptor (PR), and inhibin; while the lining epithelial cells were positive for epithelial membrane antigen (EMA), carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA), and mucicarmine.