Melanoma HMB-45

HMB-45, Ms

Technische Daten
Change(s) made:Complete revision
Status:In Vitro Diagnostic Use (IVD)
Ig Unterklasse:IgG1/k
Immunogen:HMB-45 protein
Vorbehandlung:ProTaqs® Antigen Enhancer I (Cat. No. 401602092)
Zelluläre Lokalisation:Cytoplasmic
Synonyme:Human Melanoma Black, HMB-45
Verfügbar in folgenden Ländern:worldwide

Melanoma (HMB-45) reacts against an antigen present in melanocytic tumors and is absolute specific for melanoma. The antibody stains fetal and neonatal melanocytes, junctional and blue nevus cells, and malignant melanocytes.


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