ALK Analyte ControlDR

Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase Histology Slides & Blocks - HistoCyte

    • For Research Use Only
    • 4 Cores: negative, positive for WT ALK, positive for EML4-ALK and positive for NPM-ALK

Product Options:

Part # HCL053 2 slides $59.00
Part # HCL054 5 slides $122.00
Part # HCL055 1 block $1,213.00

HistoCyte Laboratories’ ALK Analyte ControlDR consists of four different cell lines expressing WT and ALK fusion proteins.  These cell lines are derived from the following tumors:

Cell line A: Breast adenocarcinoma

Cell line B: Glioblastoma

Cell line C: Lung adenocarcinoma

Cell line D: Anaplastic large cell lymphoma

  1. Cells are fixed in 10% neutral buffered formalin and paraffin wax embedded.
  2. Sections are cut at 4µm, mounted on positively charged slides and dried overnight at 37ºC.
  3. Cell microarrays (CMA) contain cores that are 1.5-2mm in diameter and 3-3.5mm in length.  It is possible to obtain over 300 sections depending on thickness.