Mouse Monoclonal. RTU. Intended for in vitro diagnostic (IVD) use. Tyrosinase is an enzyme involved in the biosynthesis of melanin. It is localized to melanocytes that can be found on the dermal/epidermal junction of normal skin and is not detected in other normal cells. It is a sensitive marker for melanocytic differentiation and has been found to be quite specific for melanotic lesions, such as malignant melanoma.
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