Decorin (IPR028549)

Short name: Decorin

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


Decorin belongs to the small leucine-rich proteoglycan family. It binds to collagen and regulates the rate of fibril formation [PMID: 16518859]. It has been implicated in modulating inflammatory responses and repressing tumour cell proliferation, survival, migration, and angiogenesis [PMID: 22735579].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0010508 positive regulation of autophagy

Molecular Function

GO:0005518 collagen binding
GO:0030021 extracellular matrix structural constituent conferring compression resistance

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.