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

Revised: 24 November 2015, last major update June 2005

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PubMed Search: HBME[title]

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Definition / General
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