Cytokeratin 5; Clone EP42 (Ready-To-Use)
Designation: Rabbit Monoclonal
Species Reactivity: Human. Others not tested.
Positive Control: Skin for normal tissue and Mesothelioma for abnormal tissue.
Specificity: Cytokeratin 5 is expressed in many non-keratinizing stratified squamous epithelia including: basal epithelia, hair follicles, trachea, tongue mucosa, as well as basal cells in prostate glands and myoepithelial cells in mammary glands. Cytokeratin 5 protein is also found in most epithelial and bispasic mesotheliomas, large cell carcinoma and pulmonary squamous cell carcinomas.