Literature associating HFL3 and macular degeneration
Complement factor H-related protein 2; Involved in complement regulation. The dimerized forms have avidity for tissue-bound complement fragments and efficiently compete with the physiological complement inhibitor CFH. Can associate with lipoproteins and may play a role in lipid metabolism.
Synonyms: CFHR2, CFHR2p, hCFHR2, CFHL2, FHR2 ...