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Symbol KRT78 contributors: mct/npt - updated : 30/10/2008
HGNC name keratin 78
HGNC id 28926
Location 12q13.13      Physical location : 53.232.745 - 53.242.778
Synonym name
  • keratin 5b
  • keratin, type II cytoskeletal 78
  • type II keratin-40
  • cytokeratin-78
  • Synonym symbol(s) K5B, Kb40
    DNA
    TYPE functioning gene
    SPECIAL FEATURE component of a cluster
    text keratin clusters on chromosomes 12 (type II)
    STRUCTURE 10.03 kb     9 Exon(s)
    MAPPING cloned Y linked N status provisional
    RNA
    TRANSCRIPTS type messenger
    identificationnb exonstypebpproduct
    ProteinkDaAAspecific expressionYearPubmed
    9 - 1785 - 520 - Schweizer (2006)
    EXPRESSION
    Type ubiquitous
       expressed in (based on citations)
    organ(s)
    SystemOrgan level 1Organ level 2Organ level 3Organ level 4LevelPubmedSpeciesStageRna symbol
    Digestiveesophagus   highly
     mouth   highly
    Respiratoryrespiratory tractlarynx  highly
    cell lineage
    cell lines
    fluid/secretion
    at STAGE
    PROTEIN
    PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
    STRUCTURE
    motifs/domains
  • an intermediate filament domain
  • HOMOLOGY
    interspecies homolog to murine Krt78
    Homologene
    FAMILY
  • intermediate filament family
  • type II keratin family
  • CATEGORY structural protein
    SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION     intracellular
    intracellular,cytoplasm,cytoskeleton,intermed filament
    basic FUNCTION
  • having structural molecule activity
  • CELLULAR PROCESS
    PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS
    PATHWAY
    metabolism
    signaling
    a component
    INTERACTION
    DNA
    RNA
    small molecule
    protein
    cell & other
    REGULATION
    ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS