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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Luminal-Like and Basal-Like Breast Cancer Cells

Caption: The Petersen-Bissell collaboration used milk mucin (MM) to mark luminal-like and CD271 to mark basal-like cancer cells in primary tumors and tumor cell lines. The MM stain is red, the CD271 stain is green, and nuclei are stained blue. Inset in A shows staining of normal breast tissue for comparison.

Credit: Bissell-Petersen collaboration

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