Macrophage-Stimulating Protein (MSP)

Macrophage stimulating protein (MSP), also known as Hepatocyte Growth Factor-like protein, may be an anti-angiogenic molecule. The receptor for this protein is RON tyrosine kinase, which stimulates ciliary motility of ciliated epithelial lung cells upon activation.

Swiss-Prot Accession Number: P26927

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Myriad RBM Publications Publications
Dendritic cell immunotherapy followed by cART interruption during HIV-1 infection induces plasma protein markers of cellular immunity and neutrophil recruitment (2018) van den Ham HJ, Cooper J, Tomasik J, Bahn S, Aerts J, Oseterhaus A, Gruters R, Andeweg A PLoS One
Variation in Serum Biomarkers with Sex and Female Hormonal Status: Implications for Clinical Tests (2016) Ramsey JM, Cooper JD, Penninx BWJH, Bahn S Scientific Reports
Multiplexed protein profiling after bariatric surgery: characterization of improved endothelial dysfunction (2013) Bachmayer C, Hammes HP, Hasenberg T, Lammert A, Crowther D, Hess S Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes