Stains
MUC3 (MUC3A and MUC3B)


Topic Completed: 1 June 2005

Revised: 7 March 2019

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PubMed Search: MUC3 [title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. MUC3 (MUC3A and MUC3B). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainsmuc3.html. Accessed November 17th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Upregulated by steroid hormones in vitro
Positive staining - disease
  • Invasive breast carcinoma, gastric carcinoma (associated with poor prognosis)
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