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PSA

Security Industry and Financial Markets Association

Formerly known as the Public Securities Association, a professional organization for banks, broker-dealers, and other organizations that underwrite securities. It serves as a lobbying group and provides education and training to members and non-members. It maintains offices in New York, Washington DC, and London, with affiliated offices in Hong Kong and other locations.
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Serum prostate-specific antigen as a predictor of prostate volume and lower urinary tract symptoms in a community-based cohort: A large-scale Korean screening study.
Operation characteristics of prostate-specific antigen in men with an initial PSA level of 3.
Editorial comment on: Prostate-specific antigen improves the ability of clinical stage and biopsy Gleason sum to predict the pathologic stage at radical prostatectomy in the new millennium.
Activation of prostate-specific antigen precursor (pro-PSA) by prostin, a ennui human prostatic serine protease identified by degeneorato PCR.
Using proportions of free to total prostate-specific antigen to predict the probability of prostate cancer.
Whereas a single marker, such as prostate-specific antigen, may mislead a physician, simultaneous readings of multiple plasma proteins should be more definitive.
PSA = prostate-specific antigen; PSADT = prostate-specific antigen doubling time; HRPC = hormone-refractory prostate cancer
Serum prostate-specific antigen complexed to a1-antichymotrypsin as an indicator of prostate cancer.
They next exposed each man's cells to genetic material that normally encodes the protein known as prostate-specific antigen (PSA), which increases steadily in men with growing prostate cancer.
NEW ORLEANS -- Screening for prostate-specific antigen at 2-year intervals detects prostate cancer as effectively as annual screening and cuts the prostate biopsy rate by 50%.
In contrast to other prostate-related antigens, such as prostate-specific antigen (PSA), prostatic acid phosphatase (PAP) and prostate secretory protein, PSMA is a membrane glycoprotein that is not secreted.
The landscape of prostate cancer has changed since the appearance of the first prostate-specific antigen (PSA) assay.

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