- Ramos Vara J, Miller M. Comparison of two polymer-based immunohistochemical detection systems: ENVISION+ and ImmPRESS. J Microsc. 2006;224:135-9 pubmed..The cost of ImmPRESS was 25% lower than for ENVISION+trade mark. Based on these results, ImmPRESS is a good polymer-based detection system for routine immunohistochemistry. ..
- Ramos Vara J, Miller M, Valli V. Immunohistochemical detection of multiple myeloma 1/interferon regulatory factor 4 (MUM1/IRF-4) in canine plasmacytoma: comparison with CD79a and CD20. Vet Pathol. 2007;44:875-84 pubmed....
- Ramos Vara J, Wu C, Mitsui I, Lin T, Miller M. Metritis, valvular endocarditis, and septicemia by Actinobacillus equuli in a gilt in the United States. Vet Pathol. 2008;45:495-9 pubmed publisher..A. equuli in pigs in the United States has been reported only twice and not, to our knowledge, in the last 30 years. This is the first time that molecular techniques have been used to characterize this organism in FFPE porcine tissues...
- Ramos Vara J. Principles and Methods of Immunohistochemistry. Methods Mol Biol. 2017;1641:115-128 pubmed publisher..Standard procedures on formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues as well as method standardization for new antibodies and troubleshooting are emphasized. ..
- Ramos Vara J, Edmondson E, Miller M, Dusold D. Immunohistochemical Profile of 20 Feline Renal Cell Carcinomas. J Comp Pathol. 2017;157:115-125 pubmed publisher..Fewer non-renal tumours were positive for Pax8 than for CD10. Considering overall sensitivity and specificity, Pax8 appears to be a valuable marker for distinguishing feline tumours arising in the kidney from other neoplasms. ..
- Ramos Vara J, Frank C, Dusold D, Miller M. Immunohistochemical Detection of Pax8 and Napsin A in Canine Thyroid Tumours: Comparison with Thyroglobulin, Calcitonin and Thyroid Transcription Factor 1. J Comp Pathol. 2016;155:286-298 pubmed publisher..Thus, these markers are sensitive and, except for renal cell carcinoma (for Pax8, napsin A) and pulmonary adenocarcinoma (for napsin A), are specific thyroid tumour markers. ..