Monoclonal antibody MAC 387 recognizes a myelomonocytic antigen shared by epithelial cells in inflammatory skin diseases.


The monoclonal antibody MAC 387 recognizes an antigen expressed by human macrophages and granulocytes. Normal epidermis does not react with the antibody, but the inflamed epidermis may react. In this immunocytochemical study we have investigated the intracytoplasmic expression of the MAC 387 antigen in biopsies of a variety of skin disorders. In lichen… (More)


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