DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SFTPB and bacterial pneumonia

SFTPB [ENSP00000386346]

Pulmonary surfactant-associated proteolipid SPL(Phe); Pulmonary surfactant-associated proteins promote alveolar stability by lowering the surface tension at the air- liquid interface in the peripheral air spaces. SP-B increases the collapse pressure of palmitic acid to nearly 70 millinewtons per meter.

Synonyms:  SFTPB,  D6W5L6,  P07988,  D6W5L6p,  hD6W5L6 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt