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MAGEA8  -  melanoma antigen family A, 8

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: CT1.8, Cancer/testis antigen 1.8, MAGE-8 antigen, MAGE8, MGC2182, ...
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  • On the other hand, expression was recognized in tumor samples, ranging from 5% of samples for MAGE-6 to 44% for MAGE-8 [1].


  1. Expression spectrum of melanoma antigen-encoding gene family members in colorectal carcinoma. Hasegawa, H., Mori, M., Haraguchi, M., Ueo, H., Sugimachi, K., Akiyoshi, T. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. (1998) [Pubmed]
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