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Human methionine synthase A2756G polymorphism increases susceptibility to prostate cancer.

08:00 EDT 31st July 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Human methionine synthase A2756G polymorphism increases susceptibility to prostate cancer."

Previous results on the association between MTR gene A2756G polymorphism and PCa risk are inconclusive.

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Name: Aging
ISSN: 1945-4589
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Proteins secreted by the prostate gland. The major secretory proteins from the human prostate gland include PROSTATE-SPECIFIC ANTIGEN, prostate-specific acid phosphatase, prostate-specific membrane antigen, and prostate-specific protein-94.

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A family of trypsin-like SERINE ENDOPEPTIDASES that are expressed in a variety of cell types including human prostate epithelial cells. They are formed from tissue prokallikrein by action with TRYPSIN. They are highly similar to PROSTATE-SPECIFIC ANTIGEN. EC 3.4.21.35.

A stable synthetic analog of methionine enkephalin (ENKEPHALIN, METHIONINE). Actions are similar to those of methionine enkephalin. Its effects can be reversed by narcotic antagonists such as naloxone.

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