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Prostate-Specific Antigen

"Prostate-Specific Antigen" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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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.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Prostate-Specific Antigen" by people in this website by year, and whether "Prostate-Specific Antigen" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 250 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 17 publications in 2017
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