Molecular markers of ovarian carcinoma
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Definition of a tumor marker and significance of proper choice of ovarian marker in diagnosis, prognosis and monitoring effects of chemotherapy, are pointed out. Markers of malignant ovarian tumors were classified into oncogenes and oncoproteins, antigens, hormones, enzymes and their inhibitors, acute phase proteins (cytokines, growth factors, haptoglobin), hemostasis and some others. Methods of quantitative determinations of cancer markers are presented.
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W. Dobryszycka, Katedra Biochemii Farmaceutycznej AM, ul. Szewska 38/39, 50-139 Wroclaw, Poland