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Chemical Angiopoietin-1

Name Angiopoietin-1
Equivalent Term Angiopoietin 1
Definition The first to be discovered member of the angiopoietin family. It may play a role in increasing the sprouting and branching of BLOOD VESSELS. Angiopoietin-1 specifically binds to and stimulates the TIE-2 RECEPTOR. Several isoforms of angiopoietin-1 occur due to ALTERNATIVE SPLICING of its mRNA.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D042683
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Angiopoietin-1
  ANGPT1 protein, human
  Angpt1 protein, mouse
  Angpt1 protein, rat