Aliases for PRG3 Gene
External Ids for PRG3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PRG3 Gene
GeneCards Summary for PRG3 Gene
PRG3 (Proteoglycan 3, Pro Eosinophil Major Basic Protein 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Innate Immune System. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include carbohydrate binding. An important paralog of this gene is PRG2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for PRG3 Gene
Possesses similar cytotoxic and cytostimulatory activities to PRG2/MBP. In vitro, stimulates neutrophil superoxide production and IL8 release, and histamine and leukotriene C4 release from basophils.