Stains
Myoglobin

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 11 November 2015, last major update June 2005

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PubMed Search: Myoglobin [title]

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Definition / general
  • Oxygen binding protein
Positive staining - normal
  • Striated muscle (cardiac, skeletal)
Positive staining - disease
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma, other tumors with skeletal muscle differentiation