Listing of IPOX Stains > Stain Description

Stain Name Antibody Description
SOX-10 M (Clone) Staining desmoplastic melanoma, this is a nuclear stain for melanoma and more specific than S-100. SOX-10 is a sensitive marker for neoplasmas of neural crest origin and does not label carcinomas. Is widely expressed in normal human tissues including melanocytes, neural crest, peripheral nerve system and breast tissue and is an important marker in malignant tumors such as melanoma, breast carcinomas, glioma and benign tumor such as schwannoma. It has been shown to be expressed in 97-100% of the desmoplastic and spindle cell melanoma and 1005 of nevi.