Tissue Microarrays

State of the Art, Pitfalls, and Promises
  • Chungyeul Kim
  • Soonmyung Paik
Part of the Cancer Drug Discovery and Development book series (CDD&D)


In this chapter various methods for tissue array construction are compared and protocols for constructing tissue arrays in multicenter trial setting are provided. Listing of all available arrays for breast cancer including commercial and public sources are provided in the appendix.

Key Words

Cancer multicenter clinical trial tissue array tissue microarray 


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© Humana Press Inc. 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chungyeul Kim
    • 1
  • Soonmyung Paik
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of PathologyNational Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project FoundationPittsburghUSA

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