Stains
HBME

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

Revised: 14 February 2017, last major update June 2005

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PubMed Search: HBME

Cite this page: HBME. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainshbme.html. Accessed March 30th, 2017.
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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Contributed by Andrey Bychkov, M.D., Ph.D.:

Tumor interface

Striking membranous staining

Strong membranous HBME-1 immunoreactivity

Strong HBME-1 immunoreactivity with apical membrane accentuation