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Mouse - Skin - skin_103.tif

skin_103.tif submitted by Marcus Bosenberg

Image Name: skin_103.tif

Image Annotation: Squamous hyperplasia arising in an ear section of a K14-HPV16 (early region) K14-VEGF double transgenic mouse. The keratinocytic nuclear atypia is less marked that seen in skin_95 or skin_97. Numerous dilated, thin-walled vessels are present in the dermis, possibly secondary to local overexpression of VEGF.

Staining Method: Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method

Species: Mouse

Organ: Skin
Diagnosis: Squamous Hyperplasia of the Skin


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


Image donated by: Marcus Bosenberg