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Glypican-1 identifies cancer exosomes and detects early pancreatic cancer : Nature : Nature Publishing Group

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

[Protein] Glypican-1 [uniquely] identifies [circulating] cancer #exosomes & detects…cancer Maybe also for @exRNA

Exosomes are lipid-bilayer-enclosed extracellular vesicles that contain proteins and nucleic acids. They are secreted by all cells and circulate in the blood. Specific detection and isolation of
…we identify a cell surface
proteoglycan, glypican-1 (GPC1), specifically enriched on
cancer-cell-derived exosomes. GPC1+ circulating exosomes (crExos) were monitored …”}}