Immunoscintigraphy of Ovarian Cancer by Means of HMFG2 Monoclonal Antibody

  • M. Granowska
  • C. C. Nimmon
  • K. E. Britton
Conference paper


Human milk fat globule 2 (HMFG2) antibody is a monoclonal antibody, class IgG1, against the HMFG protein, which is a large glycoprotein (300 KD). It is present on the epithelial surface membrane lining of the duct of the breast, the crypts of the colon, and the inside lining of ovarian follicles [1, 2].


Ovarian Cancer Biopsy Site Anterior View Imperial Cancer Research Fund Diethylene Triamine Penta Acetate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Granowska
    • 1
  • C. C. Nimmon
  • K. E. Britton
  1. 1.Dept. of Nuclear MedicineSt. Bartholomew’s HospitalWest Smithfield, LondonUK

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