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A widely distributed cell surface transmembrane glycoprotein characterized by extracellular IMMUNOGLOBULIN DOMAINS. It stimulates the synthesis of MATRIX METALLOPROTEINASES and is found at high levels on the surface of malignant NEOPLASMS where it may play a role as a mediator of malignant cell behavior.

Year introduced: 2018 (1990)

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Tree Number(s): D09.400.430.890.045, D12.776.395.550.045, D12.776.543.550.187, D23.050.285.040

MeSH Unique ID: D051926

Registry Number: 136894-56-9

Entry Terms:

  • Emmprin
  • CD147 Antigens
  • Extracellular Matrix Metalloproteinase Inducer (EMMPRIN)
  • Emmprin Protein
  • Basigin Protein
  • CD147 Antigen
  • Antigen, CD147
  • Antigens, CD147

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