Immunohistochemistry of Lung Cancer: Cell differentiation and Growth Properties

  • Yukio Shimosato
  • Setsuo Hirohashi
  • Takashi Nakajima
  • Masayuki Noguchi
Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 45)


No conspicuous progress was made in the field of diagnostic or surgical pathology until the discovery of enzyme immunohistochemistry [1,2]. With this method it has become possible to visualize various intra- and extracellular substances that could not be identified by conventional histochemical methods on histology sections. The method itself is not complicated and can be performed routinely by histopathology technicians.


Pleomorphic Adenoma Sugar Chain Secretory Component Bronchial Gland Aberrant Glycosylation 
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  • Yukio Shimosato
  • Setsuo Hirohashi
  • Takashi Nakajima
  • Masayuki Noguchi

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