TUBB

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TUBB

A gene on chromosome 6p21.33 that encodes a beta tubulin, which is a major constituent of microtubules. This is also a retired HUGO symbol for what is now designated TUBB2A, see there.
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A collagen chain protein (collagen alpha-1(I) chain, P02454), cytokeratins (keratin, type I cytoskeletal 10, Q6IFW6; keratin, type I cytoskeletal 14, Q6IFV1; keratin, type I cytoskeletal 15, Q6IFV3; keratin, type I cytoskeletal 17, Q6IFU8; keratin, type I cytoskeletal 24, Q6IFX1; keratin, type I cytoskeletal 42, Q6IFU7; and keratin, type II cytoskeletal 7, Q6IG12), and tubulin chains (tubulin beta chain, Q4QQV0 and tubulin alpha-4A chain, Q5XIF6) were found exclusively in control parotid glands.