acrogranin

acrogranin

A 67-kD acidic cysteine-rich, embryo-derived growth-factor glycoprotein, which has growth-regulatory activities principally toward epithelial cells, which is crucial for mouse embryo receptivity and implantation.
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About Progranulin Progranulin, an 88 kDa cysteine-rich glycoprotein growth and survival factor, is also called GP88, PC cell-derived growth factor (PCDGF), Granulin Precursor, Granulin-Epithelin Precursor (GEP), Epithelin Precursor, Proepithelin (PEPI) or Acrogranin.