Literature associating PRG2 and giant papillary conjunctivitis
Proteoglycan 2, bone marrow (natural killer cell activator, eosinophil granule major basic protein); Cytotoxin and helminthotoxin. Also induces non-cytolytic histamine release from human basophils. Involved in antiparasitic defense mechanisms and immune hypersensitivity reactions. The proform acts as a proteinase inhibitor, reducing the activity of PAPPA; C-type lectin domain containing
Synonyms: PRG2, PRG2p, hPRG2, A6XMW0, P13727 ...