Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded human H. pylori-infected stomach stained with Helicobacter pylori (Catalase) Mouse Monoclonal Antibody (HPYL/7172).
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Specificity & Comments
The spiral shaped bacteriumHelicobacter pyloriis strongly associated with inflammation of the stomach and is also implicated in the development of gastric malignancy.H. pyloriis known to cause peptic ulcers and chronic gastritis in human. It is associated with duodenal ulcers and may be involved in development of adenocarcinoma and low-grade lymphoma of mucosa associated lymphoid tissue in the stomach.This antibody stains the individual H. pylori bacterium when it presents on the surface of the epithelium or in the cytoplasm of the epithelial cells in biopsy tissue sections from the antrum and body of the stomach.