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IHC: Ber-Ep4 IHC: Ber-Ep4

Specimen Type
Specimen Stability
Reference Range
Paraffin block
N/A
N/A

Specimen Requirements

Paraffin block or wet tissue

Method

Immunohistochemistry (IHC)

Schedule

Mon-Fri

Turn-Around Time

24 hrs

Instructions/Notes

Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded

Clinical Utility

The antibody to Ber-EP4 shows a very broad pattern of reactivity with human epithelial tissuesfrom simple epithelia to basal layers of stratified non-keratinized squamous epithelium andepidermis. Ber-EP4 labels some mesotheliomas (1-20%, literature range). It does not react withnerve, glial, muscle or mesenchymal tissue and lymphoid tissue.

CPT Codes

88342

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