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Complement system regulators

Unless otherwise stated all data on this page refer to the human proteins. Gene information is provided for human (Hs), mouse (Mm) and rat (Rn).


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Target Id 3195
Nomenclature clusterin
Previous and unofficial names APOJ | apolipoprotein J | complement lysis inhibitor, SP-40,40 | sulfated glycoprotein 2; SGP-2
Genes CLU (Hs), Clu (Mm), Clu (Rn)
Ensembl ID ENSG00000120885 (Hs), ENSMUSG00000022037 (Mm), ENSRNOG00000016460 (Rn)
UniProtKB AC P10909 (Hs), Q06890 (Mm), P05371 (Rn)
sotevtamab (Binding) pKd 8.4 [1]
Comment Clusterin inhibits complement-mediated cytolysis, by preventing binding of C5b-C7 complexes to the membrane of the target cells. Anti-clusterin antibodies are in development as immunomodulators with antineoplastic potential.


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Database page citation:

Complement system regulators. Accessed on 02/03/2024. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY,

Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY citation:

Alexander SPH, Kelly E, Mathie AA, Peters JA, Veale EL, Armstrong JF, Buneman OP, Faccenda E, Harding SD, Spedding M, Cidlowski JA, Fabbro D, Davenport AP, Striessnig J, Davies JA et al. (2023) The Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY 2023/24: Introduction and Other Protein Targets. Br J Pharmacol. 180 Suppl 2:S1-22.