Home Products Most Popular Contact
No items in your cart.
The page below is a sample from the LabCE course Tumor Markers. Access the complete course and earn ASCLS P.A.C.E.-approved continuing education credits by subscribing online.

Learn more about Tumor Markers (online CE course) »
How to Subscribe
MLS & MLT Comprehensive CE Package
Includes 129 CE courses, most popular
$95 Add to cart
Pick Your Courses
Up to 8 CE hours
$50 Add to cart
Individual course$20 Add to cart

CA 27.29

CA 27.29 is a mucin antigen that is a marker for breast carcinoma.
  • CA 27.29 is similar to CA 15-3 in sensitivity and specificity, and thus is not effective as a screening tool for early tumor growth.
  • The CA 27.29 marker appears more readily in the ascitic fluid of patients with metastatic breast cancer.
  • CA 27.29 is used to detect recurrence or metastasis of breast cancer following successful eradication of a tumor.10