CD Markers

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 2 October 2018, last major update February 2002

Copyright: (c) 2002-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: CD70[title]
Cite this page: Pernick, N. CD70. website. Accessed October 16th, 2018.
Definition / general
Uses by pathologists
  • Possibly to differentiate thymic carcinoma (CD70+) from thymoma (CD70-), or to identify clear cell variant of renal cell carcinoma (CD70+)
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Various images

Adherent growing cell lines

Positive staining - normal
Positive staining - disease
Negative staining
  • Thymoma (most)