Definition of WNT5A Protein

Encoded by human WNT5A Gene (WNT Family), 365-aa 41-kDa (precursor) WNT5A Protein, a cysteine-rich secreted glycoprotein growth factor, is involved in embryonic cell migration and axis induction. Frizzled-5 is a 7 transmembrane receptor for WNT5A ligand, which shows 98%, 98% and 87% amino acid identity to mouse, rat, and xenopus Wnt5A proteins. (NCI)

WNT5A Protein is from the group

WNT Family Protein

Other Names for WNT5A Protein

WNT5A Protein
WNT5A
WNT5A Gene Product

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