osteonectin

(redirected from Secreted protein, acidic, cysteine-rich)

os·te·o·nec·tin

(os'tē-ō-nek'tin),
A protein (MW 39,000-40,000) found in bone and nonmineralized tissues and believed to play a role in mineralization.

os·te·o·nec·tin

(os'tē-ō-nek'tin)
A protein found in bone and nonmineralized tissues.
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Of the genes found to be present at reduced levels in the Ago complex (Table 1), the Thy-1 cell surface antigen (THY1) [24], chemokine (C-C motif ligand 2 (CCL2, MCP1)) [45], matrix Gla protein (MGP) [46], periostin (POSTN) [47, 48], secreted protein, acidic, cysteine-rich (SPARC, osteonectin) [49], or cathepsin K (CSTK) [50] have been found to be overexpressed in PCa.