Mouse - Skin - skin_080.tif
Image Name: skin_080.tif
Image Annotation: Human abdominal skin grafted onto a SCID mouse and injected intradermally with an adenoviral vector encoding bFGF after two injections one week apart. Increased numbers of melanocytes are present relative to the "normal" melanocyte:keratinocyte ratio of roughly 1:8 for human abdominal skin. Several of the melanocytes are enlarged and slightly atypical.
Staining Method: Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method
Diagnosis: Squamous Hyperplasia of the Skin with Atypia
Promoter: Adenoviral vector
Image donated by: Marcus Bosenberg