The differential diagnosis of central nervous system tumors: A critical examination of some recent immunohistochemical applications Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Central Nervous System Neoplasms

abstract

  • Discussion concentrates on the use of 4 antibodies: BAF47 in the diagnosis of atypical teratoid/ rhabdoid tumor, OCT4 in intracranial germinoma, beta-catenin in craniopharyngioma, and NeuN as a marker of neuronal differentiation in neuroepithelial neoplasms.

publication date

  • March 2008

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 18318590

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 500

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 132

number

  • 3