Literature associating SPON1 and Peters plus syndrome
Vascular smooth muscle cell growth-promoting factor; Cell adhesion protein that promotes the attachment of spinal cord and sensory neuron cells and the outgrowth of neurites in vitro. May contribute to the growth and guidance of axons in both the spinal cord and the PNS (By similarity). Major factor for vascular smooth muscle cell.
Synonyms: SPON1, SPON1p, hSPON1, Q9HCB6, KIAA0762 ...