New specific marker for liposarcoma. Adipophilin/Perilipin 2 is present in milk fat globule membranes and on the surface of lipid droplets in various cultured cell lines; inducible by etomoxir. Detected in the glandular cells of lactating mammary gland, adrenal gland, Sertoli cells, in fat-accumulating hepatocytes of alcoholic cirrhotic fatty liver; In CD68-positive macrophages. Adipocytes are negative.
Synonym PLIN2, ADRP Cat. No. GP40 Suitable for IB, IHC/ paraffin (microwave), frozen sections Species / Reactive with human, bovine, dog, mouse, rat Quantity 100 µL