"Keratin-16" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A type I keratin expressed in a variety of EPITHELIUM, including the ESOPHAGUS, the TONGUE, the HAIR FOLLICLE and NAILS. Keratin-16 is normally found associated with KERATIN-6. Mutations in the gene for keratin-6 have been associated with PACHYONYCHIA CONGENITA, TYPE 1.
- Keratin 16
- Cytokeratin 16
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