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P50446 Q9Z332 (UniProt | EBI) Last sequence update: 2007-01-23
Last annotation update: 2019-07-03
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RecName: Full=Keratin, type II cytoskeletal 6A;AltName: Full=Cytokeratin-6A; Short=CK-6A;AltName: Full=Keratin-6-alpha; Short=mK6-alpha;AltName: Full=Keratin-6A; Short=K6A;
Polypeptide 553 aa
For this sequence
Organism mouse
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Annotated genes and markers Follow the symbol links to get more information on the GO terms, expression assays, orthologs, phenotypic alleles, and other information for the genes or markers below.
Type Symbol Name GO Terms Expression
Orthologs Phenotypic
Gene Krt6a keratin 6A 10 14 2 12
Sequence references in MGI J:11352 Finch J, et al., Identification of a cloned sequence activated during multi-stage carcinogenesis in mouse skin. Carcinogenesis. 1991 Aug;12(8):1519-22
J:43414 Steinert PM, et al., The complete cDNA and deduced amino acid sequence of a type II mouse epidermal keratin of 60,000 Da: analysis of sequence differences between type I and type II keratins. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1984 Sep;81(18):5709-13
J:50536 Takahashi K, et al., The two functional keratin 6 genes of mouse are differentially regulated and evolved independently from their human orthologs. Genomics. 1998 Oct 15;53(2):170-83
J:63037 Wojcik SM, et al., Delayed wound healing in keratin 6a knockout mice. Mol Cell Biol. 2000 Jul;20(14):5248-55
J:185036 Rotty JD, et al., A wound-induced keratin inhibits Src activity during keratinocyte migration and tissue repair. J Cell Biol. 2012 Apr 30;197(3):381-9

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