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Laminin MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Laminin
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.395.550.530
D12.776.543.550.500
D12.776.860.300.675
Unique ID
D007797
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007797
Annotation
an extracellular matrix protein; /‌biosyn /‌physiol permitted
Scope Note
Large, noncollagenous glycoprotein with antigenic properties. It is localized in the basement membrane lamina lucida and functions to bind epithelial cells to the basement membrane. Evidence suggests that the protein plays a role in tumor invasion.
Entry Term(s)
Glycoprotein GP-2
Laminin M
Laminin M Chain
Merosin
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Glycoproteins (1966-1983)
Membrane Proteins (1977-1983)
Neoplasm Proteins (1966-1983)
See Also
Receptors, Laminin
Public MeSH Note
84
History Note
84
Date Established
1984/01/01
Date of Entry
1983/05/31
Revision Date
1996/06/10
Laminin Preferred
Merosin Narrower
Laminin M Narrower
Laminin M Chain Narrower
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