Protein Name placental growth factor
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 5228
Gene Symbol


UniProt P49763 (PLGF_HUMAN), Q53XY6 (Q53XY6_HUMAN), G3XA84 (G3XA84_HUMAN), Q86TW6 (Q86TW6_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 355
Total Number of Articles : 407

placental growth factor

Gene Summary

Enables growth factor activity. Involved in positive regulation of cell population proliferation. Predicted to be located in extracellular region. Predicted to be active in extracellular space. Implicated in several diseases, including brain ischemia; diabetic neuropathy; glioblastoma; myocardial infarction; and pancreatic endocrine carcinoma. Biomarker of several diseases, including artery disease (multiple); autoimmune disease of musculoskeletal system (multiple); epilepsy (multiple); limited scleroderma; and pancreatic endocrine carcinoma. [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

  • placenta growth factor
  • placental growth factor, vascular endothelial growth factor-related protein
  • D12S1900
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