KRT19

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KRT19

A gene on chromosome 17q21.2 that encodes the smallest of all type-I keratin proteins, which is expressed in the periderm, the transiently superficial layer that surrounds the developing epidermis.
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Rongxiang Xu, who claims he founded "human body regenerative restoration science" and a renowned life scientist and medical scientist, in 1984 discovered die existence of "regenerative cell" that was confirmed to be the keratin-19 positive stem cell after 2000 (U.S.