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Chemical RANK Ligand

Name RANK Ligand
Equivalent Terms Differentiation Factor, Osteoclast | OPGL Protein | Osteoclast Differentiation Factor | Osteoprotegerin Ligand | RANKL Protein | Receptor Activator of Nuclear Factor kappa B Ligand | Receptor Activator of Nuclear Factor kappaB Ligand | Receptor Activator of Nuclear Factor-kappa B Ligand | Receptor Activator of Nuclear Factor-kappaB Ligand | TNF Superfamily, Member 11 | TRANCE Protein | Tumor Necrosis Factor Ligand Superfamily Member 11 | Tumor Necrosis Factor Related Activation Induced Cytokine | Tumor Necrosis Factor-Related Activation-Induced Cytokine
Definition A transmembrane protein belonging to the tumor necrosis factor superfamily that specifically binds RECEPTOR ACTIVATOR OF NUCLEAR FACTOR-KAPPA B and OSTEOPROTEGERIN. It plays an important role in regulating OSTEOCLAST differentiation and activation.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D053245
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ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Cytokines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tumor Necrosis Factors RANK Ligand

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RANK Ligand
  TNFSF11 protein, human
  Tnfsf11 protein, mouse