Table 2.

Antibodies used for the study

AntibodySpecificityCompany
TNF-α, tumor necrosis factor-α; IL-1, interleukin-1; ICAM-1, intercellular adhesion molecule-1; VCAM-1, vascular cell adhesion molecule-1.
CD68Monocyte-macrophagesDako, Glostrup, Denmark
CD54ICAM-1Serotec, Kidkington, Oxford, UK
CD106VCAM-1Harlan Sera-Lab, Crawley Down, Sussex, UK
HLA class IIDP, DQ, DR antigensDako
27E10MRP8/MRP14Accurate, Westbury, NY
TNF-αTNF-αGenzyme, Cambridge, MA
IL-1αIL-1αGenzyme
PCNAProliferating cell nuclear antigenDako
Mib-1Ki-67Dako