ANGPTL2

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ANGPTL2

A gene on chromosome 9q34 that encodes angiopoietin-like protein 2, which induces sprouting in endothelial cells through an autocrine and paracrine actions. It is broadly expressed in heart, small intestine, spleen and stomach. ANGPTL2 has also previously been used for ANGPTL4.
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Angiopoietin-like 2 promotes atherogenesis in mice.
Acute high-intensity intermittent aerobic exercise reduces plasma angiopoietin-like 2 in patients with coronary artery disease.
Exercise lowers plasma angiopoietin-like 2 in men with post-acute coronary syndrome.
Angiopoietin-like 2 (ANGPTL2) belongs to the angiopoietin-like family, a family of eight (ANGPTL1-8) members of glycoproteins [1].
Luo et al., "Acute high-intensity intermittent aerobic exercise reduces plasma angiopoietin-like 2 in patients with coronary artery disease," The Canadian Journal of Cardiology, vol.
Yu et al., "Exercise lowers plasma angiopoietin-like 2 in men with post-acute coronary syndrome," PLoS One, vol.
Mamarbachi et al., "Angiopoietin-like 2 promotes atherogenesis in mice," Journal of the American Heart Association, vol.
Auclair et al., "Bariatric surgery-induced lower angiopoietin-like 2 protein is associated with improved cardiometabolic profile," The Canadian Journal of Cardiology, vol.