Collagen - type II

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D.

Revised: 10 May 2018, last major update October 2013

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Collagen - type II. website. Accessed January 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Specific marker of normal and neoplastic chondrocytes
  • Specific and sensitive for mesenchymal chondrosarcomas vs. other small cell sarcomas except chondroblastic small cell osteosarcomas (Mod Pathol 2005;18:1088)