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Mouse - Skin - MC02-0470.pff

MC02-0470.pff image submitted by Robert Cardiff

Image Name: MC02-0470.pff

Image Annotation: Amelanotic spindle and epithelioid cell tumor from a Tyr-rtTA tetOp-RasV12G Ink4a-/- mouse that had been fed doxycycline. Note the similarity of the morphology and spindle and epithelioid cytology to that skin_9 (JX014). This tumor formed in a mouse that expressed an activated form of Ras in a doxycline-inducible manner, which was administered in the drinking water. Marcus Bosenberg

Staining Method: Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method

Species: Mouse
Strain: C57BL/6

Organ: Skin


Promoter: tetOP
Gene: RasV12G


Image donated by: Robert Cardiff