Claudin 6

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

Revised: 23 December 2015, last major update June 2012

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Definition / general
Uses by pathologists
  • No definite uses at this time
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Breast: normal (left) and invasive ductal carcinoma (right)

Breast: variable staining in invasive ductal carcinoma

Stomach: normal (left) and gastric adenocarcinoma (right)

Positive staining - normal
  • Tight junction protein mostly restricted to embryonic and fetal life
Positive staining - disease
Negative staining