Latexin / LXN Molecule
Latexin Molecule Synonym Name
Latexin Protein Products
|Cat No||Species||Product Description|
|LXN-H5140||Human||Human Latexin / LXN Protein|
Latexin Molecule Background
Latexin (LXN) ,a member of the protease inhibitor I47 (latexin) family, is also known as endogenous carboxypeptidase inhibitor (ECI), tissue carboxypeptidase inhibitor (TCI) and protein MUM, which is highly expressed in heart, prostate, ovary, kidney, pancreas and colon, moderate or low in other tissues including brain. LXN is hardly reversible, non-competitive, and a potent inhibitor of CPA1, CPA2 and CPA4. LXN may play a role in inflammation as well.
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