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KRT14  -  keratin 14

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  • On the contrary, the phosphorylation levels of K5 and K14 are similar in both the soluble pool and the polymerized fraction, suggesting that phosphorylation does not play an important role in the different dynamics displayed by these two proteins [1].
  • CK5/6 and CK14 were shown by immunohistochemistry to be present in the basal epidermis of healthy tissue, whereas CK10 was found in supra-basal layers [2].


  1. Keratin intermediate filament dynamics in cell heterokaryons reveals diverse behaviour of different keratins. Paramio, J.M., Casanova, M.L., Alonso, A., Jorcano, J.L. J. Cell. Sci. (1997) [Pubmed]
  2. Synthesis and distribution of cytokeratins in healthy and ulcerated bovine claw epidermis. Hendry, K.A., MacCallum, A.J., Knight, C.H., Wilde, C.J. J. Dairy Res. (2001) [Pubmed]
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