The above article, published online on 21 December 2009 in Wiley Online Library (wileyonlinelibrary.com), has been withdrawn by agreement between the journal Editor in Chief, Prof. Peter Lichter, and John Wiley & Sons Ltd. The withdrawal has been agreed due to the authors having requested that the paper not be officially published until a patent issue had been resolved. Although many attempts were made to contact the authors, no further information was received. We are therefore withdrawing the article. Reference: Yang M-C, Hsu F-L, Handa K, Hakomori S, Lee M-H, Liu L-Y, Chang S-Y, Ting J, Wen J-Y, Ishida I, Chang T-H. Human monoclonal antibody GNX-8 directed to extended type 1 chain: Specific binding to human colorectal cancer. Int. J. Cancer. 2009. Accepted Author Manuscript. doi: 10.1002/ijc.25131.