Keratin 15

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KRT15
Identifiers
Aliases KRT15, CK15, K15, K1CO, keratin 15
External IDs OMIM: 148030 MGI: 96689 HomoloGene: 1712 GeneCards: 3866
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
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UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_002275

NM_008469

RefSeq (protein)

NP_002266.2

NP_032495.2

Location (UCSC) Chr 17: 41.51 – 41.52 Mb Chr 11: 100.13 – 100.14 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]
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Keratin 15 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the KRT15 gene.[1][2]

Keratin 15 is a type I cytokeratin. It is found in some progenitor basal cells within complex epithelia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Barletta C, Batticane N, Ragusa RM, Leube R, Peschle C, Romano V (1990). "Subchromosomal localization of two human cytokeratin genes (KRT4 and KRT15) by in situ hybridization". Cytogenet. Cell Genet. 54 (3–4): 148–50. doi:10.1159/000132979. PMID 1702379. 
  2. ^ Schweizer J, Bowden PE, Coulombe PA, Langbein L, Lane EB, Magin TM, Maltais L, Omary MB, Parry DA, Rogers MA, Wright MW (July 2006). "New consensus nomenclature for mammalian keratins". J. Cell Biol. 174 (2): 169–74. doi:10.1083/jcb.200603161. PMC 2064177. PMID 16831889. 

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