GFA and S 100 Proteins in Low Grade Astrocytomas

  • B. Lechevalier
  • F. Chapon
  • J. F. Viel
  • J. P. Houtteville
Part of the Developments in Oncology book series (DION, volume 52)


Two glia specific proteins have been identified by biochimists and immunologists: the glial fibrillary acidic (GFA) protein (2,3,10) and the S 100 protein (13,17,18,19).

Key words

Immunocytochemistry Histopathology Markers Differentiation Grading 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Lechevalier
    • 1
  • F. Chapon
    • 1
  • J. F. Viel
    • 2
  • J. P. Houtteville
    • 3
  1. 1.Laboratoire de neuropathologieC.H.U.CaenFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire d’informatique médicale et d’épidémiologieC.H.U.CaenFrance
  3. 3.Service de neurochirurgieC.H.U.CaenFrance

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