Protein Name versican
Organism Mus musculus
Gene ID 13003
Gene Symbol

Vcan

UniProt Q8BS97 (Q8BS97_MOUSE), E9PYH0 (E9PYH0_MOUSE), E9QMK3 (E9QMK3_MOUSE), G3XA35 (G3XA35_MOUSE), E9QMK2 (E9QMK2_MOUSE)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 33
Total Number of Articles : 42
Description

versican

Gene Summary

Enables protein phosphatase binding activity. Acts upstream of or within heart development and ureteric bud development. Located in extracellular matrix. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; genitourinary system; heart; and jaw. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in intracranial aneurysm. Orthologous to human VCAN (versican). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • versican core protein
  • PG-M core protein
  • chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan core protein 2
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Properties