p63 + P504S (PIN)


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P504S is an enzyme in the ß-oxidation of branched-chain fatty acids. Expression of P504S protein is found in prostatic adenocarcinoma but not in benign prostatic tissue. p63, a homolog of the tumor suppressor p53, encodes for different isotypes able to either transactivate p53 reporter genes (TAp63) or act as p53-dominant-negatives. Expression of p63 is detected in prostate basal epithelial nuclei in normal prostate; however, is negative in malignant tumors of the prostate gland. p63 + P504S antibody may be an extremely useful aid in diagnosing prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia (PIN), especially in difficult and limited tissues cases.

Intended Use


Species Reactivity



Mouse Monoclonal, Rabbit Polyclonal


4A4 N/A


IgG, IgG2a/kappa


p63 P504S


Nuclear Granular Cytoplasm

Positive Control

Normal prostate and prostate adenocarcinoma

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