growth/differentiation factor-6

Ligand id: 4878

Name: growth/differentiation factor-6

Abbreviated name: GDF6

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
GDF6 growth differentiation factor 6 Human prepro-growth/differentiation factor 6 BMP13
Synonyms
BMP13 | bone morphogenetic protein 13 | GDF-6 | growth/differentiation factor 16
Database Links
CATH/Gene3D 2.10.90.10
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000156466 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000156466 (Hs)
UniProtKB Q6KF10 (Hs)
Wikipedia GDF6
Comments
The active peptide is a disulphide bond-linked homodimer. May signal through BMPR1A, BMPR1B, BMPR2 and ActR2 [1].