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Chemical CA-125 Antigen

Name CA-125 Antigen
Equivalent Terms Antigen CA 125 | Antigen CA-125 | Antigen, CA 125 | Antigen, CA-125 | CA 125 Antigen | Mucin 16 | Mucin-16
Definition A carbohydrate antigen that occurs in tumors of the ovary as well as in breast, kidney, and gastrointestinal tract tumors and normal tissue. While it is tumor-associated, it is not tumor-specific and may have a protective function against particles and infectious agents at mucosal surfaces.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D018394
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CA-125 Antigen Has associated diseases
  MUC16 protein, human
  MUC16 protein, mouse