Short name: Asporin
Overlapping homologous superfamilies
- Leucine-rich repeat domain superfamily (IPR032675)
- Small leucine-rich proteoglycan, class I, decorin/asporin/byglycan (IPR016352)
- Asporin (IPR028548)
Asporin belongs to the small leucine-rich proteoglycan family. It binds to collagen and calcium and promotes osteoblast collagen mineralisation [PMID: 19589127].
Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
- PTHR44053:SF3 (PTHR44053:SF3)