KRT83 is a symbol for the gene, Keratin 83, type II, in humans. Other names include: Keratin, type II cuticular Hb3; Hair keratin K2.10; Keratin-83; K83; Type II hair keratin Hb3; Type-II keratin Kb23; HB3; Hb-3; KRTHB3. The encoded protein has an amino acid length of 493 and a mass of 54.2 kDa. KRT83 is a member of the Intermediate filament family. This gene shares homology with other species, including: Mouse, Rat.