Table 1

SEREX-defined genes identified by allogeneic screening of SK-MEL-37 cDNA expression‚ÄČlibrary

Gene groupNo. of clonesComments
KOC33Derived from three related genes, overexpressed antigen
MAGE11Predominantly MAGE-4a (see text)
NY-ESO-15Derived from two related genes (NY-ESO-1, LAGE-1)
CT72New cancer/testis antigen (see text)
Miscellaneous2S-adenyl homocysteine hydrolase
1Glutathione synthetase
1Proliferation-associated protein p38-2G4
1Phosphoribosyl pyrophosphate synthetase-associated protein 39
1Unknown gene, identical to ESTs from pancreas, uterus, etc.
1Unknown gene, identical to ESTs from lung, brain, fibroblast, etc.
1Unknown gene, identical to ESTs from multiple tissues
1Unknown gene, identical to ESTs from pancreas and fetus
1Unknown gene, no identical EST sequence, universally expressed
  • EST, expressed sequence tags.¬†