Protein Name insulin like growth factor binding protein 5
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 3488
Gene Symbol

IGFBP5

UniProt P24593 (IBP5_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 122
Total Number of Articles : 143
Description

insulin like growth factor binding protein 5

Gene Summary

Enables insulin-like growth factor I binding activity. Involved in several processes, including cellular response to cAMP; regulation of smooth muscle cell migration; and regulation of smooth muscle cell proliferation. Part of insulin-like growth factor ternary complex. Biomarker of pulmonary fibrosis. [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • insulin-like growth factor-binding protein 5
  • IBP-5
  • IGF-binding protein 5
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Properties