Aliases for KRT26 Gene
External Ids for KRT26 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for KRT26 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KRT26 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the keratin superfamily. This keratin protein is a type I keratin that is specific for the inner root sheath of the hair follicle. This gene exists in a cluster with other keratin genes on chromosome 17q21. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2009]
GeneCards Summary for KRT26 Gene
KRT26 (Keratin 26) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Keratinization and Developmental Biology. GO annotations related to this gene include structural molecule activity. An important paralog of this gene is KRT27.