Asporin (IPR028548)

Short name: Asporin

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


Asporin belongs to the small leucine-rich proteoglycan family. It binds to collagen and calcium and promotes osteoblast collagen mineralisation [PMID: 19589127].

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0005509 calcium ion binding
GO:0005518 collagen binding

Cellular Component

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Contributing signatures

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