Literature associating KRT18 and liver cirrhosis
Cell proliferation-inducing gene 46 protein; Involved in the uptake of thrombin-antithrombin complexes by hepatic cells (By similarity). When phosphorylated, plays a role in filament reorganization. Involved in the delivery of mutated CFTR to the plasma membrane. Together with KRT8, is involved in interleukin-6 (IL-6)-mediated barrier protection; Keratins, type I
Synonyms: KRT18, KRT18p, hKRT18, A0A024RAY2, F8VZY9 ...