growth/differentiation factor-5

Ligand id: 4879

Name: growth/differentiation factor-5

Abbreviated name: GDF5

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
GDF5 growth differentiation factor 5 Human prepro-growth/differentiation factor 5 BMP14, cartilage-derived morphogenetic protein-1, CDMP1
Synonyms
BMP-14 | bone morphogenetic protein 14 | cartilage-derived morphogenetic protein 1 (CDMP-1) | growth/differentiation factor 5 (GDF-5) | radotermin
Database Links
CATH/Gene3D 2.10.90.10
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000125965 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000125965 (Hs)
UniProtKB P43026 (Hs)
Wikipedia GDF5
Comments
The active peptide is a disulphide bond-linked homodimer