angiopoietin
Angiopoetin-1 (498 residues) is the ligand for Tie2; angiopoietin-2 (496 residues) is a natural antagonist. Angiopoietin-1, but not Ang-2, is chemotactic for endothelial cells: neither have effects on proliferation.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Angiopoietin — protein Name = angiopoietin 1 caption = width = HGNCid = 484 Symbol = ANGPT1 AltSymbols = EntrezGene = 284 OMIM = 601667 RefSeq = NM 001146 UniProt = Q15389 PDB = ECnumber = Chromosome = 8 Arm = q Band = 22 LocusSupplementaryData = .3 8q23protein …   Wikipedia

  • angiopoietin — noun A protein growth factor that promotes angiogenesis …   Wiktionary

  • Angiopoietin 1 — is a type of angiopoietin and is encoded by the gene ANGPT1. PBB Summary section title = summary text = Angiopoietins are proteins with important roles in vascular development and angiogenesis. All angiopoietins bind with similar affinity to an… …   Wikipedia

  • Angiopoietin receptor — tyrosine kinase with immunoglobulin like and EGF like domains 1 Identifiers Symbol TIE1 Alt. symbols TIE, JTK14 Entrez …   Wikipedia

  • ANGPT2 — Angiopoietin 2, also known as ANGPT2, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = Naturally occurring antagonist for both ANGPT1 and TIE2; expressed only at the sites of vascular remodeling; similar to angiopoietin 1 [cite web |… …   Wikipedia

  • ANGPTL1 — Angiopoietin like 1, also known as ANGPTL1, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: ANGPTL1 angiopoietin like 1| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=9068| accessdate = ] PBB Summary… …   Wikipedia

  • ANGPTL4 — Angiopoietin like 4, also known as ANGPTL4, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: ANGPTL4 angiopoietin like 4| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=51129| accessdate = ] PBB Summary… …   Wikipedia

  • ANGPTL3 — Angiopoietin like 3, also known as ANGPTL3, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: ANGPTL3 angiopoietin like 3| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=27329| accessdate = ] PBB Summary… …   Wikipedia

  • ANGPT4 — Angiopoietin 4, also known as ANGPT4, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: ANGPT4 angiopoietin 4| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=51378| accessdate = ] PBB Summary section title =… …   Wikipedia

  • ANGPTL2 — Angiopoietin like 2, also known as ANGPTL2, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = Angiopoietins are members of the vascular endothelial growth factor family and the only known growth factors largely specific for vascular… …   Wikipedia

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