Published in Cancer Weekly, March 14th, 2000
"In 1994, a novel sensitive method termed immuno-polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for the detection of the gastric carcinoma-associated antigen MG7-Ag in the gastric carcinoma cell line KATO III was reported," wrote J. Ren and colleagues from the Fourth Military Medical University, Xijing Hospital, China. "Compared with the enzyme-linked immunoadsorbent assay, the single determinant immuno-PCR technique could allow for as few as 20 cells to be detected and was found to show an approximately 10,000-fold enhancement...
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