ANXA5

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ANXA5

A gene on chromosome 4q27 that encodes annexin 5, a calcium-dependent phospholipid-binding protein that inhibits phospholipase A2 and protein kinase C kinase, has anticoagulant activity, and may have a role in cell signal transduction, inflammation, growth and differentiation.
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Abbreviations 7-AAD: 7-Aminoactinomycin D A5: Annexin-5 DIABLO: Direct IAP-Binding Protein with Low PI DMSO: Dimethylsulfoxide EGFR: Epidermal growth factor receptor ER: Estrogen receptor FDG: Fluorodeoxyglucose HER2: Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 IAP: Inhibitor of apoptosis proteins IV: Intravenous NIH: National Institute PET: Positron emission tomography PR: Progesterone receptor SMAC: Second Mitochondria-derived Activator of Caspases SPECT: Single-photon emission tomography SUV: Standardized uptake values TGF-[beta]: Transforming growth factor-[beta] TNBC: Triple-negative breast cancer WHO: World Health Organization.