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Chemical Prostate-Specific Antigen

Name Prostate-Specific Antigen
Equivalent Terms gamma Seminoprotein | gamma-Seminoprotein | hK3 Kallikrein | Kallikrein hK3 | Kallikrein, hK3 | Prostate Specific Antigen | Semenogelase | Seminin
Definition A glycoprotein that is a kallikrein-like serine proteinase and an esterase, produced by epithelial cells of both normal and malignant prostate tissue. It is an important marker for the diagnosis of prostate cancer.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D017430
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1. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Antigens Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Antigens, Neoplasm Has associated genes Has associated diseases Prostate-Specific Antigen
2. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Biomarkers Has associated genes Has associated diseases Biomarkers, Tumor Has associated genes Has associated diseases Prostate-Specific Antigen

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Prostate-Specific Antigen
  (-2)pro-prostate-specific antigen, human
  Can f 5 allergen, Canis familiaris
  kallikrein-related peptidase 3, human
  prostate-specific antigen (146-154)
  prostate-specific antigen (154-163)