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Table 5 Comparison of immunohistochemistry staining of FFPE sections between the present study and Sheriffs et al.

From: Immunohistochemistry of sarcolemmal membrane-associated proteins in formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded skeletal muscle tissue: a promising tool for the diagnostic evaluation of common muscular dystrophies

Antibody Staining result of FFPE section
Present study Sheriffs et al., 2001 [18]
Spectrin Successful Successful
Dystrophin (rod domain) Successful Successful
Dystrophin (C-terminus) Successful Successful
Dystrophin (N-terminus) Unsuccessful Successful
α-sarcoglycan Successful Successful
β-sarcoglycan Successful Successful
γ-sarcoglycan Successful Successful
δ-sarcoglycan Not performed Unsuccessful
β-dystroglycan Successful Successful
Dysferlin Successful Not performed
Merosin M-chain Not performed Successful
Myosin heavy chain (fast) Not performed Successful
Myosin heavy chain (slow) Not performed Successful