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CHI3L1 / YKL40 Molecule  

CHI3L1 Molecule Synonym Name


CHI3L1 Protein Products

Cat No Species Product Description
CH1-H5228HumanHuman Chitinase 3-like 1 / CHI3L1 Protein

CHI3L1 Molecule Background

Chitinase-3-like protein 1 (CHI3L1) is also known as Cartilage glycoprotein 39 (CGP-39), YKL-40, which belongs to the glycosyl hydrolase 18 family. CHI3L1 is present in activated macrophages, articular chondrocytes, synovial cells as well as in liver. CHI3L1 may play a role in defense against pathogens, or in tissue remodeling and also may play an important role in the capacity of cells to respond to and cope with changes in their environment.