KRT40

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KRT40

A gene on chromosome 17q21.2 that encodes a type-I keratin, an intermediate filament protein that with actin microfilaments and microtubules composes the cytoskeleton of epithelial cells.
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Therefore the observed decrease in keratin expression (KTR24 in the discriminative genes, KA36, KRT4, KRT9, in the top 100 associated transcripts) may be attributable to the presence of fewer keratin-producing cells in direct contact with the amniotic fluid in NTD cases.
5] Human genes: SLA, Src-like-adaptor; LST1, leukocyte-specific transcript 1; BENE, BENE protein; KRT24, keratin 24; C9orf3, chromosome 9 open reading frame 3; KIAA0779, KIAA0779 protein; TMCC1, transmembrane and coiledcoil domain family 1; ZNF292, zinc finger protein 292; LOC153222, adult retina protein; CBEP4, cytoplasmic polyadenylation element binding protein4; TICD2, tigger transposable element derived 2; UBAP2, ubiquitin associated protein 2; AVPI1, arginine vasopressin-induced 1; KIAA0669, the same as TSC22D2; TSC22D2, TSC22 domain family, member 2; DHFR, dihydrofolate reductase; MTR, 5-methoyltetrahydrofolate-homocysteine methyltransferase; ATIC, 5-aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide ribonucleotide; KA36, type I hair keratin; KRT4, Keratin 4; KRT9, Keratin 9.