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What does PAP stand for?

PAP stands for Placental Alkaline Phosphatase (biology)

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14 Placental alkaline phosphatase has been observed in isolated or small groups of tumor cells.
The antibodies used were specific for CD45RB (leukocyte common antigen; 1:300, Dako Corporation, Carpinteria, Calif), CD3 (1:150, Dako), CD20 (L26; 1:700, Dako), CD79a (1:50, Dako), [Kappa] immunoglobulin light chain (1:10000, Dako), [Lambda] immunoglobulin light chain (1:10000, Dako), Bcl-6 (1: 10, Dako), epithelial membrane antigen (1:25, Dako), CD10 (1:70, Vector, Burlingame, Calif), CD30 (1:20, Signet, Dedham, Mass), Bcl-2 (1:200, BioGenex, San Ramon, Calif), Ki-67 (1:20, Beckmann Coulter, Miami, Fla), keratin (AE1/AE3; 1:500, Boehringer Mannheim, Indianapolis, Ind), [Alpha]-fetoprotein (1:25, Zymed Lab, San Francisco, Calif), and placental alkaline phosphatase (1:20, Lab Vision Corp, Freemont, Calif).
The antibodies used included S100 protein (polyclonal), desmin (D33), carcinoembryonic antigen (polyclonal), chromogranin A, [Alpha]-1-fetoprotein (polyclonal), glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP, 6F2), and placental alkaline phosphatase (polyclonal; all from Dakopatts, Glostrup, Denmark); CD34 (QBend 10, Serotec, Washington, DC); pancytokeratin (AE1/AE3, Boehringer, Mannheim, Germany); [Alpha]-smooth muscle actin (1A4, Sigma, St Louis, Mo); muscle-specific actin (HHF-35, Enzo Diagnostic, New York, NY); CD99 (O13, Signet, Dedham, Mass), [Alpha]-inhibin (RI, Serotec, Oxford, England); estrogen receptor (ER1D5, Dakopatts), and progesterone receptor (PR10A9, Immunotech, Marseille, France).