Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 25 September 2013, last major update June 2005
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PubMed Search: MUC6[title]
- Produces protective glycoprotein coat for gut epithelia
Positive staining - normal
- Stomach (pyloric glands), gallbladder, colon and endocervix
Positive staining - disease
- Invasive ductal carcinoma of breast, gastric carcinomas
Poorly differentiated gastric carcinoma - fig 4a: CK20; 4b: MUC5AC; 4c: MUC6; 4d: DAS-1; 4e: CDX2
End of Stains > MUC6
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