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Mouse - Skin - skin_098.tif

skin_098.tif submitted by Marcus Bosenberg

Image Name: skin_098.tif

Image Annotation: Poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma arising in a K14-HPV16 (early region) K14-VEGF double transgenic mouse. Keratinization is only focally present in this poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma. The overlying squamous epithelium is thickened (squamous hyperplasia with aypia) and extensive hyperkeratosis is present.

Staining Method: Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method

Species: Mouse

Organ: Skin
Diagnosis: Poorly-differentiated Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin


Promoter: Human keratin 14
Gene: Human HPV16 early region; VEGF


Image donated by: Marcus Bosenberg