Stains
HBME

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

Revised: 2 December 2016, last major update June 2005

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PubMed Search: HBME[title]

Cite this page: HBME. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainshbme.html. Accessed December 4th, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Also called HBME-1
  • Marker of mesothelial cells, named after laboratory of Dr. Hector Battifora and MEsothelioma
  • Also positive in various thyroid carcinomas
Micro Images
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Courtesy of Andrey Bychkov, M.D., Ph.D.

Tumor interface

Striking membranous staining