profiles of endosialin in neuroectodermal, hematopoietic, and
mesenchymal cancers, and in related normal tissues. (A) Whisker-box
plots showing expression profiles determined by eNorthern analysis.
SCC = squamous cell carcinoma, BCC = basal cell carcinoma; Mel
(P) = primary melanoma, Mel (M) = metastatic melanoma, NHD = Non-Hodgkin’s
disease; HD = Hodgkin’s disease; GBM = glioblastoma; GCT = giant
cell tumor of bone; OS = osteosarcoma; CHS = chondrosarcoma; MFH
= malignant fibrous histiocytoma; SpCSa = spindle cell sarcoma;
LS = liposarcoma; LMS = leiomyosarcoma; SyCS = synovial cell sarcoma.
Normal soft tissue consisted of normal skeletal muscle, adipose
tissue from the thigh and uterine ligament soft tissues. Endosialin
expression in (B) was determined by immunohistochemistry with
© 2005 by Pilar Garin-Chesa