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What does APC stand for?

APC stands for Adenomatous Polyposis Coli

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To confirm effects on Wnt signaling, analysis of tumor tissues from 5% BB-fed mice revealed lower -catenin expression and glycogen synthase kinase-3 phosphorylation with greater expression of the-catenin inhibitory protein adenomatous polyposis coli compared to controls.
The screening test of choice is an adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene test, which should be done at age 10-12 years, following formal pretest genetic counseling and informed consent of both patient and parents.
The company is seeking marketing approval of Aptosyn(TM) (exisulind) for the treatment of familial adenomatous polyposis ("FAP"; also known as adenomatous polyposis coli, or "APC"), a rare disease that puts those afflicted at high risk of developing colon cancer.