KRT12

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KRT12

A gene on chromosome 17q12 that encodes a type-I intermediate filament chain keratin, which is expressed in corneal epithelia.

Molecular pathology
KRT12 mutations are associated with Meesmann corneal dystrophy.
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* CK-12 (ckl2.org/student), a SIIA CODiE Award winner in 2017 for best virtual learning solution, which covers math, science, and English
Blackboard Classroom includes high-definition videoconferencing, interactive videos and access to open education resources from CK-12 and Khan Academy.
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As schools continue moving toward educating students using interactive, digital resources the CK-12 Foundation has announced more than 100,000 teacher-created digital textbooks, or FlexBooks, available online through the foundation's free STEM content and tools platform.
The CK-12 Foundation, a nonprofit organization that develops open source software for education, has introduced free math and science adaptive practice apps for iOS and Android devices.
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Digital texts can be updated as events occur, says Neeru Khosla, cofounder of CK-12, a nonprofit that produces free online materials for schools.
Taking a cue from higher education where electronic texts are on the rise, Virginia is partnering with CK-12, a nonprofit, high-tech organization that provides electronic textbooks in several areas of the sciences, to work with teachers in the state in developing the new online resources in biophysics, nanotechnology, and other emerging science fields.
The Upper Perkiomen School District in Pennsylvania, for example, uses free online resources, such as the online library of textbooks, videos and lessons provided through the CK-12 Foundation.
The El Paso Independent School District (EPISD) in Texas uses CK-12's online resources for high school science classes and is planning to expand them into other subject areas.
That's the idea behind nonprofit CK-12, which helps teachers to assemble their own "FlexBooks" from 15,000 learning objects that are mapped to standards, Common Core and otherwise.
This is the portal for the CK-12 Foundation's collection of "Flexbooks": http://www.ck12.org/teacher/.