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Anti-Actin; Smooth Muscle

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Product Description

Actin is one of two major cytoskeletal proteins. The antibody can be used to identify smooth muscle tumors. It stains leiomyomas, leiomyosarcomas and pleomorphic adenomas but does not stain carcinomas, melanomas, lymphomas or non-smooth muscle sarcomas. It stains the muscularis and muscularis mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract, the uterine myometrium, medial layer of blood vessels, the mesenchymal components of the prostate, and myoepithelial cells of salivary glands and other organs. The antibody does not stain striated muscle such as skeletal and cardiac muscle, endothelium, connective tissue, epithelium or nerve.

Intended Use

IVD

Antibody Type

Monoclonal

Clone

1A4

Source

Mouse

Tissue Type/Cancer Type

Stomach

Pack

0.5 mL – Manual – Concentrate, 1 mL – Manual – Concentrate, 6 mL – Manual – RTU, 50 Tests – Automation – Xmatrx, 100 Tests – Automation – i6000, 200 Tests – Automation – Xmatrx, 5 slides – Xmatrx, 5 slides – Manual