The type I intermediate filament chain keratin 18 is encoded by the gene KRT18. Keratin 18, together with its filament partner keratin 8, are perhaps the most commonly found members of the intermediate filament gene family. They are expressed in single layer epithelial tissues of the body. Mutations in the gene have been linked to cryptogenic cirrhosis.
Alternative names: CYK18, K18, KRT18
|Product Name:||Anti-CK18 Antibody|
|Source #:||Mouse Monoclonal|