PAX3 expression in primary melanomas and nevi

Abstract

Melanoma is responsible for an estimated 62 000 new American cancer diagnoses and is projected to cause nearly 8000 deaths in 2008 alone. Although the histogenesis of the tumor is not well understood, it is thought to originate from a rare melanocyte stem cell that resides in the skin. The transcription factor PAX3 has a well-established role in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/modpathol.3801019

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@article{Plummer2008PAX3EI, title={PAX3 expression in primary melanomas and nevi}, author={Rebecca S Plummer and Christopher Shea and Maria N Nelson and Sara Kathleen Powell and Diane M. Freeman and Colleen P Dan and Deborah Lang}, journal={Modern Pathology}, year={2008}, volume={21}, pages={525-530} }