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Mouse - Skin - skin_031.tif

skin_031.tif submitted by Marcus Bosenberg

Image Name: skin_031.tif

Image Annotation: TRP1 immunoperoxidase staining of a nodular melanoma arising in a metallothionine-hepatocyte growth factor (MT-HGF) transgenic mouse (see also skin_29-30). The nodular tumor cells show strong staining of tumor cells with anti-TRP1 antiserum confirming the diagnosis of melanoma.

Staining Method: For tyrosinase related protein 1

Species: Mouse
Strain: FVB

Organ: Skin
Diagnosis: Amelanotic Spindle and Epithelioid Melanoma


Promoter: metallothionein (MT)
Gene: Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF)

Publication: 9823327

Image donated by: Marcus Bosenberg