Stains
DCC

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

Revised: 8 December 2015, last major update June 2005

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Definition / General
Cite this page: DCC. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainsdcc.html. Accessed December 3rd, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Tumor suppressor gene at 18q; “Deleted in Colon Cancer”
  • Related structurally to cell adhesion molecules
  • Important prognostic marker in stage II colon cancer