Literature associating ADAMTS2 and umbilical hernia
A disintegrin and metalloproteinase with thrombospondin motifs 2; Cleaves the propeptides of type I and II collagen prior to fibril assembly. Does not act on type III collagen. May also play a role in development that is independent of its role in collagen biosynthesis; ADAM metallopeptidases with thrombospondin type 1 motif
Synonyms: ADAMTS2, ADAMTS2p, hADAMTS2, ADAMTS2-001, ADAMTS2-002 ...