galectin-3 binding protein

Ligand id: 6615

Name: galectin-3 binding protein

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Synonyms
L3 antigen | Mac-2-binding protein | MAC-2-BP
Comments
Galectin 3 binding protein binds galectin-3. The galectin 3 binding protein/galectin-3 interaction appears to play a critical role in venous thrombosis formation in animal models. In human patients, elevated circulating galectin-3 binding protein levels correlate with acute venous thrombosis [1].
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
LGALS3BP galectin 3 binding protein Human galectin-3 binding protein lectin, galactoside-binding, soluble, 3 binding protein
Database Links
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000108679 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178103228
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000108679 (Hs)
UniProtKB Q08380 (Hs)