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Mouse - Skin - skin_109.tif

skin_109.tif submitted by Marcus Bosenberg

Image Name: skin_109.tif

Image Annotation: High power view of the malignant basaloid follicular neoplasm arising as a nodular tumor on the back of a K5-GLI1 transgenic mouse depicted in skin_108. The cylindroma-like architecture has essentially disappeared and cells exhibit nuclear atypia, mitotic activity, and clear cytoplasm. These changes, coupled with the presence of necrosis represent malignant transformation.

Staining Method: Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method

Species: Mouse
Strain: B6.CBA

Organ: Skin
Diagnosis: Cylindroma Type of Basaloid Follicular Neoplasm of the Skin

Gender: Male

Promoter: Bovine keratin 5
Gene: Human Gli1

Publication: 10725363

Image donated by: Marcus Bosenberg