Ki-67 Antigen (Clone SP6) pin

IHC

Ki-67 Antigen (Clone SP6)

Alternate Test Names:
Ki67; SP6

Methodology: IHC

Clinical Significance:
Identifies: The Ki-67 defined antigen, a nuclear protein expressed in proliferating (i.e., non-G0) cells. Used as a quantitative marker of cell proliferation in tumors. The SP6 clone is more robust than MIB-1 and is generally employed in the context of decalcified bone marrow specimens.

Subcellular Localization: Nuclear

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CPT Code(s): 88360

Turnaround Time: Within 1-2 business days of receipt

Schedule: Monday - Friday

Specimen Requirements:
• Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue block or cell block - OR -
• 1 unstained slide for each test requested plus 3-4 additional unstained slides cut at 4µm

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