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Substance Name: Biglycan
RN: 123939-84-4

Notes

  • A small leucine-rich proteoglycan found in a variety of tissues including CAPILLARY ENDOTHELIUM; SKELETAL MUSCLE; CARTILAGE; BONE; and TENDONS. The protein contains two glycosaminoglycan chains and is similar in structure to DECORIN
  • A small leucine-rich proteoglycan found in a variety of tissues including CAPILLARY ENDOTHELIUM; SKELETAL MUSCLE; CARTILAGE; BONE; and TENDONS. The protein contains two glycosaminoglycan chains and is similar in structure to DECORIN.
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Biglycan

MeSH Heading

  • Biglycan

Synonyms

  • Bgn gene product
  • Bone proteoglycan I
  • PG-S1
  • Proteoglycan I
  • Proteoglycan S1

Systematic Name

  • Proteoglycan PGI (human clone P16 protein moiety reduced)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 123939-84-4

System Generated Number

  • 0123939844