Tissue-Tek Genie®
anti-Cytokeratin HMW (CK5)

Clone: GM028
Host clonality: mouse monoclonal
Control tissue: tonsil, esophagus, prostate
Staining pattern: cytoplasmic
Regulatory status: IVD, FDA Class I
Product code: 8294-C010: RTU, 10 capsules; 1 pack
8294-M250: RTU, 1 cartridge, 250 tests; 1 unit


Cytokeratin 5 (CK5) is a high molecular weight (HMW) cytokeratin expressed in various epithelial basal cells and mesothelial cells. This antibody labels cytokeratins 5 and 6 in normal and neoplastic cells.
Tissue-Tek Genie<sup>&reg;</sup><br /> anti-Cytokeratin HMW (CK5) Strong staining in lung squamous cell carcinoma.

Strong staining of the basal cells of prostate.

Negative staining in cells of breast ductal carcinoma.
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