Keratin 16


Keratin 16

protein
Name = keratin 16
caption =


width =
HGNCid = 6423
Symbol = KRT16
AltSymbols =
EntrezGene = 3868
OMIM = 148067
RefSeq = NM_005557
UniProt = P08779
PDB =
ECnumber =
Chromosome = 17
Arm = q
Band = 12
LocusSupplementaryData = -q21

Keratin 16 is a type I cytokeratin. It is paired with keratin 6 in a number of epithelial tissues, including nail bed, esophagus, tongue, and hair follicles. Mutations in the gene encoding this protein are associated with the genetic skin disorders pachyonychia congenita, non-epidermolytic palmoplantar keratoderma and unilateral palmoplantar verrucous nevus.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Keratin 14 — Identifiers Symbols KRT14; CK14; EBS3; EBS4; K14; NFJ External IDs OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 10 — Identifiers Symbols KRT10; BCIE; BIE; CK10; EHK; K10; KPP External IDs OM …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 19 — Identifiers Symbols KRT19; CK19; K19; K1CS; MGC15366 External IDs OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 18 — Identifiers Symbols KRT18; CYK18; K18 External IDs OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 8 — Identifiers Symbols KRT8; CARD2; CK8; CYK8; K2C8; K8; KO External IDs OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 5 — is a keratin protein often paired with keratin 14. PBB Summary section title = summary text = The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the keratin gene family. The type II cytokeratins consist of basic or neutral proteins which are… …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 1 — is a member of the keratin family. It is specifically expressed in the spinous and granular layers of the epidermis with family member keratin 10. Mutations in this gene have been associated with the variants of bullous congenital ichthyosiform… …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 7 — Identifiers Symbols KRT7; CK7; K2C7; K7; MGC129731; MGC3625; SCL External IDs …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 17 — Keratin 17, also known as KRT17, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: KRT17 keratin 17| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=3872| accessdate = ] Keratin 17 is a type I cytokeratin. It… …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 4 — Identifiers Symbols KRT4; CK 4; CK4; CYK4; FLJ31692; K4 External IDs OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • Keratin 13 — Identifiers Symbols KRT13; CK13; K13; MGC161462; MGC3781 External IDs OMI …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.