Tumor suppressor gene, Cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2A, CDKN2A, p16Ink4A
Head and Neck squamous cancer, myeloma, bladder cancer, cervical cancer. gastric cancer
Surgical samples received in 10% neutral buffered formalin
Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue
Previously prepared pathology materials (slides,smears, blocks or other samples)
Send reports, history and differential diagnosis
Ship ambient. In extreme hot weather, ship with a cool pack.
Inadequate fixation; Improper labeling
P16 plays an important role in regulating the cell cycle, and mutations in p16 increase the risk of developing a variety of cancers.