KRT15

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KRT15

A gene on chromosome 17q21.2 that encodes a type-I keratin, an intermediate filament protein that provides the structural integrity of epithelial cells.
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Comparative analysis of cytokeratin 15, TDAG51, cytokeratin 20 and androgen receptor in sclerosing adnexal neoplasms and variants of basal cell carcinoma.
The rate and pattern of bcl-2 and cytokeratin 15 expression in trichoepithelioma and nodular basal cell carcinoma: a comparative study.
Fibroblasts were spindle-shaped (a) and positive for immunofluorescence staining of vimentin (b) and negative for cytokeratin 15 (c).
Often, a panel composed of CD10, cytokeratin 15, cytokeratin 20, and D2-40 is required to differentiate trichoepithelioma from BCC.