Common Antigen in Meningioma-Derived Cell Cultures

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Science  14 Jan 1972:
Vol. 175, Issue 4018, pp. 180-182
DOI: 10.1126/science.175.4018.180


Serums of patients with intracranial meningiomas reacted in immunofluorescence assays with cell cultures and tumor imprints prepared from human meningiomas. Antibody in these serums appears to be specific for antigens in meningioma tissue and shows some cross-reactivity with neoplastic tissue of glial origin.