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Krt18 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Krt18
  • Name
    keratin 18
  • Synonyms
    CK18, Endo B, K18, Krt1-18
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:96692
    NCBI Gene: 16668
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: KRT18
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    2 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr15:102028216-102032026 bp, + strand
  • From NCBI annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 15, 57.22 cM, cytoband F3
  • Mapping Data
    5 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    88 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_96692
protein coding gene Chr15:102028180-102032027 (+)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0022396
protein coding gene Chr15:104165250-104170971 (+)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0022358
protein coding gene Chr15:100087498-100091304 (+)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0022333
protein coding gene Chr15:103115427-103120885 (+)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0022362
protein coding gene Chr15:100129269-100134465 (+)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0022129
protein coding gene Chr15:103182346-103186152 (+)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0022811
protein coding gene Chr15:108036611-108048166 (+)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0020334
protein coding gene Chr15:95865280-95869041 (+)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0021655
protein coding gene Chr15:104041877-104045671 (+)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0022098
protein coding gene Chr15:111818264-111822070 (+)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0022229
protein coding gene Chr15:99370363-99374475 (+)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0022205
protein coding gene Chr15:98430120-98433885 (+)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0022298
protein coding gene Chr15:104327739-104333426 (+)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0022227
protein coding gene Chr15:115424328-115429408 (+)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0022823
protein coding gene Chr15:103131842-103137672 (+)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0021395
protein coding gene Chr15:99521019-99524811 (+)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0021227
protein coding gene Chr15:102975189-102978967 (+)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0021705
protein coding gene Chr15:103763021-103766821 (+)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    KRT18, keratin 18
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    KRT18, keratin 18
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    CK-18, CYK18, K18
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 3875
    neXtProt AC: NX_P05783
    UniProt: P05783

  • Chr Location
    12q13.13; chr12:52948871-52952901 (+)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • References
    1 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    1 phenotype from 1 allele in 1 genetic background
    5 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    35 phenotype references
Phenotype Overview

adipose tissue
behavior/neurological
cardiovascular system
cellular
craniofacial
digestive/alimentary system
embryo
endocrine/exocrine glands
growth/size/body
hearing/vestibular/ear
hematopoietic system
homeostasis/metabolism
immune system
integument
limbs/digits/tail
liver/biliary system
mortality/aging
muscle
neoplasm
nervous system
pigmentation
renal/urinary system
reproductive system
respiratory system
skeleton
taste/olfaction
vision/eye

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Mice homozygous for disruptions in this gene are viable, fertile, and live normal life spans. They do, however, develop hepatomegaly by 18 months of age.
Gene Ontology
(GO)
Classifications
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  • All GO Annotations
  • GO References
Molecular Function

carbohydrate derivative binding
cytoskeletal protein binding
DNA binding
enzyme regulator
hydrolase
ligase
lipid binding
oxidoreductase
RNA binding
signaling receptor activity
signaling receptor binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell population proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
nucleic acid-templated transcription
protein metabolic process
response to stimulus
signaling
system development
Cellular Component

cell projection
cytoplasmic vesicle
cytoskeleton
cytosol
endoplasmic reticulum
endosome
extracellular region
Golgi apparatus
mitochondrion
non-membrane-bounded organelle
nucleus
organelle envelope
organelle lumen
plasma membrane
synapse
vacuole
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Expression
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Expression Overview

early conceptus
embryo ectoderm
embryo endoderm
embryo mesoderm
embryo mesenchyme
extraembryonic component
alimentary system
auditory system
branchial arches
cardiovascular system
connective tissue
endocrine system
exocrine system
hemolymphoid system
integumental system
limbs
liver and biliary system
musculoskeletal system
nervous system
olfactory system
reproductive system
respiratory system
urinary system
visual system
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  • Assay Results
  • Tissues
  • cDNA Data
  • Literature Summary
  • Comparison Matrix
  • Interactions
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    Sequences &
    Gene Models
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    Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
    genomic 16668 NCBI Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 3811 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript NM_010664 RefSeq | MGI Sequence Detail 1400 C57BL/6  
    polypeptide P05784 UniProt | EBI | MGI Sequence Detail 423 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 503
      Genomic 6
      cDNA 491
      Primer pair 5
      Other 1

      Microarray probesets 3
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGD-MRK-11647
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 177
      Developmental Gene Expression 103
      Diseases 1
      Gene Ontology 8
      Phenotypes 35
    • Earliest
      J:16017 Steinert PM, et al., Complete amino acid sequence of a mouse epidermal keratin subunit and implications for the structure of intermediate filaments. Nature. 1983 Apr 28;302(5911):794-800
    • Latest
      J:264522 Youngblood JL, et al., Regulation of Pituitary Progenitor Differentiation by beta-Catenin. Endocrinology. 2018 Sep 1;159(9):3287-3305

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    last database update
    04/09/2019
    MGI 6.13
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