Mouse - Skin - skin_017.tif
Image Name: skin_017.tif
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.
Staining Method: Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method
Diagnosis: Amelanotic Spindle and Epithelioid Melanoma
Gene: tetOpRasV12G, Cdkn2a-/-
Image donated by: Marcus Bosenberg