Literature associating MUC1 and peritoneal mesothelioma
Tumor-associated epithelial membrane antigen; The alpha subunit has cell adhesive properties. Can act both as an adhesion and an anti-adhesion protein. May provide a protective layer on epithelial cells against bacterial and enzyme attack; CD molecules
Synonyms: MUC1, MUC1p, hMUC1, A5YRU5, A5YRU8 ...