Use of protein SATB2 as a marker for colorectal cancer
2006 (English)Patent (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
The invention provides a new means for the detection and characterization of colo-rectal cancer, via the identification of the SATB2 protein as a marker for this cancer type. Thus, the invention provides a method for the diagnosis of colo-rectal cancer, comprising a step of detecting an SATB2 protein, as well as the use of an SATB2 protein as a diagnostic marker for colo-rectal cancer. Also provided is an affinity ligand capable of selective interaction with an SATB2 protein.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Engineering and Technology
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-91201OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-91201DiVA: diva2:508805
AU 2007256391 (2011-05-19)
EP 2024747 B1 (2011-06-15); EP 2211180 B1 (2011-06-22); US 8067190 B2 (2011-11-29)2012-03-092012-03-092013-08-06Bibliographically approved