Fluorescence in situ hybridization and qPCR to detect Merkel cell polyomavirus physical status and load in Merkel cell carcinomas

Anke M. Haugg, Dorit Rennspiess, Axel zur Hausen*, Ernst-Jan M. Speel, Gieri Cathomas, Juergen C. Becker, David Schrama

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11 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2804-2815
JournalInternational Journal of Cancer
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 15 Dec 2014


  • Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Merkel cell polyomavirus
  • carcinogenesis
  • viral integration
  • viral load
  • fluorescence in situ hybridization

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