Platelet basic protein precursor

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Common Name:Platelet basic protein precursor
Other Names, such as IUPAC Name
PBP, PPBP, C-X-C motif chemokine 7, CXCL7, SCYB7, small-inducible cytokine B7, Leukocyte-derived growth factor, LDGF, Macrophage-derived growth factor, MDGF
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Molecular Structure
Important Issues in Man
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Wikipedia on Platelet basic protein precursor (Less technical, ? quality control)

128 amino acid coded for at 4q12-q13 that is processed to a large number of chemokines some of which bind to the high affinity interleukin-8 receptor B and some have direct bactericidal and fungicidal properties.

  • Connective tissue-activating peptide III (CTAP-III, Low-affinity platelet factor IV, LA-PF4)
  • TC-2
  • Connective tissue-activating peptide III(1-81), (CTAP-III(1-81))
  • Beta-thromboglobulin (Beta-TG)
  • Neutrophil-activating peptide 2(74), NAP-2(74))
  • Neutrophil-activating peptide 2(73) (NAP-2(73))
  • Neutrophil-activating peptide 2 (NAP-2)
  • TC-1
  • Neutrophil-activating peptide 2(1-66) (NAP-2(1-66))
  • Neutrophil-activating peptide 2(1-63) (NAP-2(1-63))

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