Table 2

Detection, by Sandwich ELISA, of the mesothelin-related antigen in sera from patients with various malignancies

DiagnosisPositive/tested
Healthy donors0/68
Inflammatory disease0/3
Benign tumor0/1
Ca. ovary23/30
Ca. breast11/35
Ca. lung6/9
Ca. colon2/14
Leukemias6/17
  • Ca., carcinoma of.