ICAP
AC-11 - Smooth nuclear envelope
Synonym nuclear rim, nuclear membrane, membranous
Antigen Association lamins A,B,C, or lamin-associated proteins
Disease Association SLE, SjS, seronegative arthritis
Description Homogeneous staining of the nucleus with greater intensity at its outer rim and no staining at the metaphase and anaphase chromatin plates. There is a peculiar accentuation of the fluorescence at the points where adjacent cells touch each other. e.g. anti-lamin B.
Online since 19 May 2015