Immunohistochemical expression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in oral nevi and melanoma

Immunohistochemical expression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in oral nevi and melanoma

Juliana de Souza do Nascimento, Roman Carlos, Wilson Delgado-Azanero, Adalberto Mosqueda Taylor, Oslei Paes de Almeida, Mario Jose Romanach, Bruno Augusto Benevenuto de Andrade

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BackgroundCyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) catalyses the conversion of arachidonic acid to prostaglandin, and its overexpression has been demonstrated in different malignant tumors, including cutaneous melanoma. However, no data about the expression of this protein in oral melanocytic lesions are available...

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Immunohistochemical expression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in oral nevi and melanoma

Juliana de Souza do Nascimento, Roman Carlos, Wilson Delgado-Azanero, Adalberto Mosqueda Taylor, Oslei Paes de Almeida, Mario Jose Romanach, Bruno Augusto Benevenuto de Andrade


										

Immunohistochemical expression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in oral nevi and melanoma

Juliana de Souza do Nascimento, Roman Carlos, Wilson Delgado-Azanero, Adalberto Mosqueda Taylor, Oslei Paes de Almeida, Mario Jose Romanach, Bruno Augusto Benevenuto de Andrade

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    Journal of oral pathology and medicine

    Vol. 45, no. 6 (July, 2016), p. 440-443