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KRT12 keratin 12

Also known as: K12

Summary

KRT12 encodes the type I intermediate filament chain keratin 12, expressed in corneal epithelia. Mutations in this gene lead to Meesmann corneal dystrophy. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

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DescriptionTests
Meesman's corneal dystrophy
MedGen: C0339277OMIM: 122100GeneReviews: Not available
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Genomic context

Location:
17q21.2
Sequence:
Chromosome: 17; NC_000017.11 (40861178..40867210, complement)
Total number of exons:
8

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