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PTX3 protein Summary

Description: pentaxin-related protein made up of 381 amino acid residues; a tumor necrosis factor (TNF)- & IL-1-inducible protein, member of the pentaxin family of acute phase proteins; amino acid sequence given in first source; pentraxin is sometimes misspelled as pentaxin; do not confuse with Pitx3, a pituitary homeobox protein; RefSeq NM_002852 (human); see also neuronal pentraxin

Also Known As: PTX3 protein, human; Ptx3 protein, rat; TNF-stimulated gene 14; TSG-14 protein; TSG-14 protein, human Show All >>

Networked: 262 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 22 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which PTX3 protein is Relevant

  1. Inflammation : 1 outcome 1 study in 75 results
  2. Reperfusion Injury : 1 outcome in 2 results
  3. Cardiovascular Diseases (Cardiovascular Disease) : 2 studies in 14 results
  4. Heart Failure : 2 studies in 9 results
  5. Infection : 1 study in 23 results
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Drugs Related to PTX3 protein

  1. Hyaluronic Acid (Hyaluronan)
  2. C-Reactive Protein
  3. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6)
  4. Interleukin-8 (Interleukin 8)
  5. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)
  6. Nitric Oxide Synthase Type II (Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase)
  7. Peroxidase (Myeloperoxidase)
  8. Carrier Proteins (Binding Protein)
  9. Matrix Metalloproteinase 12
  10. Troponin T (T, Troponin)
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Therapies Related to PTX3 protein

  1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Catheters
  4. Vitreoretinal Surgery
  5. Transplants (Transplant)
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