Stains
DOPA reaction

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

Revised: 8 December 2015, last major update June 2005

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PubMed Search: DOPA reaction[title]

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Definition / General
Definition / General
  • For melanocytic cells
  • Presence of tyrosinase is determine by deposition of brown pigment