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Immunology and Biochemistry of Regan Isoenzyme of Alkaline Phosphatase in Human Cancer

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Derepression of the genome of the cancer cell may explain why certain cancer patients exhibit an isoenzyme of alkaline phosphatase biochemically and immunologically indistinguishable from human placental alkaline phosphatase.

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  1. Tufts University School of Medicine and the New England Medical Center Hospitals, Boston, Massachusetts

    • WILLIAM H. FISHMAN
    • , NORMA R. INGLIS
    • , SIDNEY GREEN
    • , CLAIRE L. ANSTISS
    •  & NIMAI K. GOSH
  2. Boston City Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

    • ARNOLD E. REIF
  3. Brockton VA Hospital, Brockton, Massachusetts

    • ROBERT RUSTIGIAN
  4. Lemuel Shattuck Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

    • MELVIN J. KRANT
    •  & LEO L. STOLBACH

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