Immunohistochemical Expression of the CD44 Variant 6 in Colorectal Adenocarcinoma

@article{Ishida2000ImmunohistochemicalEO,
  title={Immunohistochemical Expression of the CD44 Variant 6 in Colorectal Adenocarcinoma},
  author={Tomomi Ishida},
  journal={Surgery Today},
  year={2000},
  volume={30},
  pages={28-32}
}
The CD44 variant 6 (CD44 v6) has been postulated to be involved in both carcinogenesis and tumor progression. In the present study, CD44 v6 was stained immunohistochemically in 63 colorectal cancer tissues to assess significance of CD44 v6 in the carcinogenesis and progression of colorectal carcinoma. None of the normal colonocytes showed an expression of… CONTINUE READING